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NATURE HEALTH BENEFITS
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Exposure To Nature May Reduce Crime, Strengthen Communities
Communities where people see and spend more time in nature have higher levels of cohesion.
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Time In Nature Helps Curb Impulsivity And Boost Self-Control
New research may pave the way for nature-based addiction treatments.
How City Living May Be Harming Your Mental Health, And What You Can Do About It
But according to new research, the antidote to those city blues could be as simple as a walk in the park. It's an issue that
Green Spaces In Schools Improve Children's Memory And Attention
Children today spend less time outdoors than ever before -- and it may be detrimental not only to their physical health, but
Nature Is Good Medicine For Stress And Depression
If you're struggling with stress, anxiety, or worry, get back to nature, advise British health experts. The mental health
Trees Linked With Human Health, Study Suggests
The study, which is published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, involved data from 1,296 counties spread over
Character and Cognition on Cornfield Creek
Author, 'On Second Thought: Outsmarting Your Mind's Hard-Wired...
Studies have documented the mind's deep, powerful, evolved attachment to nature, and shown convincingly that even brief exposure to nature can refuel us mentally -- focusing our attention and replenishing the cognitive resources needed for everyday challenges.
Wiseman's View, North Carolina Lookout, Inspires Teen Philosophers (VIDEO)
"It's very humbling," says teen thinker Truitt Urbanic. "I feel very humbled and reminded that I'm a speck on a speck on
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