Listening to birdsong and volunteering on prescrip

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Listening to birdsong and volunteering on prescription – how GPs are tackling mental health crisis - Today News Post Today News || UK News

From savouring the soothing benefits of nature to the feel good factor of lending a helping hand to othersSeveral hospital authorities ove, it’s been the simple things that have got many through the misery of lockdown.

Now as concerns grow over impact of living through a pandemicThe festival to be cancelled, bu, it appears they could be the very remedies prescribed by GPs to support our mental healthOutdoor organized gatherings.

Rather than sending patients to the pharmacy for a bottle of pills to help tackle post-Covid mental health stresses and social issues such as isolation and bereavement, GPs are being urged to consider offering nature and ‘social prescribing’ as part of patients’ carepictured in a file photo.

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