Science have proven that art can help the betterment and recovery of people with sickness and diseases. Numerous studies have found that there is healing through art, that our brains react positively when we are surrounded by art, especially in hospitals and rehabilitation facilities. These researches have shown a direct link between the content of images and the brain’s reaction to pain, stress, and anxiety.
At the same time, these art pieces in hospitals also help the families and relatives of the patients to get relaxed and relieve anxiety while worrying for the condition of their loved ones.
Because of this, more and more hospitals are considering and choosing artworks based on the evidence and giving it a higher priority than merely decoration for sterile rooms and corridors.
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