The secret to a fully breathing heart is a green lung

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The secret to a fully breathing heart is a green lung

A new study shows suburbs with more green space have less heart disease

Senior reporter

Living near a green lung may be good for your heart.

A first of its kind, the study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association found that residents of leafy, green suburbs may have a lower risk of developing heart disease and strokes.

Researchers from the University of Louisville in Kentucky, US, investigated the impact of residential green spaces on individual-level markers of stress and the risk of cardiovascular disease...

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