Judy Siegel-Itzkovich of The Jerusalem Post reports on a new study that has linked nature and improved mental health.
- The study found that frequent green-space visits reduced the need for prescription drugs and lowered depression and anxiety levels in adults, regardless of income levels.
- Similar studies have linked increased urban greenspace and lower levels of violent crimes in cities.
- Nature is not only a powerful tool in addressing climate change, but it is also a powerful tool in improving mental health.
Read the full article here.