Dec 20

In Boston’s Leading Hospitals, Nature Is Part of the Therapy — THE DIRT

In the 1908s, Roger Ulrich discovered hospital patients recover faster and request less pain medication when they have views of nature. Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, built on a former brownfield in Charleston’s Navy Yard, and MGH’s Yawkey Outpatient Center, both in Boston, seem to be guided by this essential finding. At Spaulding, patients recovering from traumatic […]

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