Imagine a new medical science that could let you know how to be more active, more relaxed and healthier with reduced stress and reduced risk of lifestyle-related disease and cancer by visiting forests.
This new medical science is called forest medicine. Forest medicine encompasses the effects of forest environments on human health and is a new interdisciplinary science, belonging to the categories of alternative medicine, environmental medicine and preventive medicine.
This book presents up-to-date findings in forest medicine to show the beneficial effects of forest environments on human health.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 316 pages
- Publisher: Nova Science Publishers Inc
- Publication Date: 18/04/2012
- Category: Environmental medicine
- ISBN: 9781621000006