To improve health, buy a house by the sea, says Ben Viiler
If you live on the coast, consider yourself lucky. According to scientists, people living in close proximity to the sea, different good health, writes The Telegraph. Remarkable: we are not talking about living in a bungalow. Feel better and residents of cities such as Newcastle and Southampton.
Ben Viiler of Peninsular College of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Exeter is not sure how this pattern is associated with salty air. Perhaps the sea itself a calming effect on people. Or he often goes out for a walk.
Wide survey showed that 69% of respondents rated their health as "good." At the same time, people living in the five kilometers of the estimated state still higher than lived more than 50 kilometers away from the coast.
According to a study published in the journal Health and Place, the presence of the sea close by especially a positive impact on the poorer townspeople. That is, for those who usually complains about his health and a sedentary lifestyle.