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Second Opinion

In Second Opinion, Susan Perry helps MinnPost readers make their way through the thicket of health happenings, trends, studies and research. Perry has written several health-related books, and her articles have appeared in a wide variety of publications, including Minnesota Monthly, The History Channel Magazine and Woman's Day. She is a former writer/editor for Time-Life Books and a former editor of Nutrition Action Healthletter, published by the Center for Science in the Public Interest.

Group walking in nature is linked to heightened well-being, study finds

Walking in nature with others is linked to heightened well-being, study finds

The study’s findings add to the growing body of research that suggests exposure to nature improves psychological well-being, especially when it is combined with walking.