Child in a Tree (IMAGE) Aarhus University Caption A new study from Aarhus University shows that children who grow up surrounded by high amounts of green space have up to 55 percent less risk of developing a mental disorder later in life. According to the researchers, integration of green space in urban planning is important to ensure green and healthy cities for the future generations. Credit Model photo: Colourbox.dk. Usage Restrictions May be used in relation to this news release. License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.