Green Spaces Reduce Stress Levels

The presence of parks and woodland in economically deprived areas may help people cope better with job losses, post-traumatic stress disorder, chronic fatigue and anxiety, according to a new study.

The study found that people’s stress levels are directly related to the amount of green space in their surrounding areas — the more green space, the less stressed a person is likely to be.

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About Giorgio Bertini

Director at Learning Change Project - Research on society, culture, art, neuroscience, cognition, critical thinking, intelligence, creativity, autopoiesis, self-organization, rhizomes, complexity, systems, networks, leadership, sustainability, thinkers, futures ++
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