The Science of Healing Places

 

The light and smells in places like hospitals can often depress us. And, our favorite room at home keeps us sane. But why? Immunologist, Esther Sternberg, M.D., explains the scientific research revealing how physical spaces create stress and make us sick — and how good design can trigger our "brain’s internal pharmacies" and help heal us. 

Click the Link to Listen to the Podcasthttp://www.onbeing.org/program/science-healing-places/4856 

Esther Sternberg's latest book is, Healing Spaces: The Science of Place and Well-Being.  

Published on August 15, 2013.