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Healthy Workplaces: The Effects of Nature Contact at Work on Employee Stress and Health

The findings suggest that nature contact creates a healthier workplace. Increasing nature contact at work may offer a simple approach to enhance workplace health.

Largo-Wight, E et al

Public Health Reports (1974-), Vol. 126, May/June 2011, pp. 124–130

Significant association between nature contact and stress, and nature contact and general health complaints. The results indicate that as workday nature contact increased, perceived stress and general health complaints decreased.