Perceived health is associated with visiting natural favourite places in the vicinity.

@article{Korpela2007PerceivedHI,
  title={Perceived health is associated with visiting natural favourite places in the vicinity.},
  author={Kalevi Korpela and Matti P Yl{\'e}n},
  journal={Health & place},
  year={2007},
  volume={13 1},
  pages={138-51}
}
Visiting favourite natural settings may serve as a resource for regulating negative feelings and coping with perceived stress. The authors investigated the association between perceived health, the selection and experiential qualities of favourite places in four residential areas; 211 respondents (average age 40 years) responded to the questionnaire. Respondents with a certain amount of health complaints, such as headaches, chest or stomach pains, and faintness or dizziness, were more likely to… CONTINUE READING

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