Effects of Forest Bathing on Cardiovascular and Metabolic Parameters in Middle-Aged Males

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Li, Qing ; Kobayashi, Maiko ; Kumeda, Shigeyoshi ; Ochiai, Toshiya ; Miura, Takashi ; Kagawa, Takahide ; Imai, Michiko ; Wang, Zhiyu ; Otsuka, Toshiaki ; Kawada, Tomoyuki (2016)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine : eCAM, volume 2,016 (issn: 1741-427X, eissn: 1741-4288)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2016/2587381, pmc: PMC4963577
  • Subject: Other systems of medicine | Research Article | RZ201-999 | Article Subject
    mesheuropmc: human activities

In the present study, we investigated the effects of a forest bathing on cardiovascular and metabolic parameters. Nineteen middle-aged male subjects were selected after they provided informed consent. These subjects took day trips to a forest park in Agematsu, Nagano Pr... View more
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