John Nash was a brilliant mathematician who suffered from schizophrenia in his 30s. He experienced Paranoia and Delusions that affected his work and life. He was hospitalized several times and treated with anti-psychotic medications. However, he claimed that he recovered from his illness without medicine, but with the help of ageing, social support and rational thinking. His recovery was remarkable and rare, as only a small percentage of schizophrenia patients achieve remission.
Free will is a philosophical concept that refers to the ability of human beings to make decisions or perform actions independently of any prior event or state of the universe. In this article, we will discuss it's meaning and philosophical traditions.