When individuals have access to the information about their bodies they can begin to change outcomes.
More quotes by Elizabeth Holmes
What I really want out of life is to discover something new, something that mankind didn’t know was possible to do.
First they think you’re crazy, then they fight you, and then, all of a sudden, you change the world.
More quotes about Health
Sad hurts but it’s a healthy feeling. It is a necessary thing to feel. Depression is very different.
The basic thing nobody asks is why do people take drugs of any sort? Why do we have these accessories to normal living to live? I mean, is there something wrong with society that’s making us so pressurized, that we cannot live without guarding ourselves against it?
And every person can benefit from talking to somebody. I’m the most anti-medication person, but some people need medicine, and there was a time where I needed some too.
Health is certainly extremely important, and we’ve done a number of things at Facebook to help improve global health and work in that area, and I am excited to do more there, too. But the reality is that it’s not an either-or. People need to be healthy and be able to have the Internet as a backbone to connect them to the whole economy.
[on depression] This is a disorder that affects millions of people and I am on of them. There is no need to suffer silently and there is no shame in seeking help.
It’s not just people who can’t find a job, or can’t fit in in society that struggle with depression sometimes.
I think Viagra is wonderful if you need it, if you have medical issues, if you’ve had surgery. I’ve just never needed it. Frankly, I wouldn’t mind if there were an anti-Viagra, something with the opposite effect. I’m not bragging. I’m just lucky. I don’t need it.