WHO (2016): Urban Green Spaces and Health – a Review of Evidence

This report by the World Health Organisation summarises the available evidence of beneficial effects of urban green spaces, such as improved mental health, reduced cardiovascular morbidity and mortality, obesity and risk of type 2
diabetes, and improved pregnancy outcomes.

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