Beyond the real world, virtual art exhibitions are also good for your health

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Visiting an art museum can have a multitude of health benefits. But what about virtual exhibitions? A team of European researchers recently studied their therapeutic virtues and found that they could be on par with those of real-world art experiences. The idea of going to a museum for health benefitsmay sound surprising, but it is a concept that’s gaining ground — and for good reason. Numerous scientific publications have highlighted the multiple benefits of art on our physical and mental wellbeing. Contact with works of art can help relieve chronic pain and alleviate stress and anxiety. Howe…

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