Green Space Beneficial To Children

A house surrounded by nature helps boost a child's attention capabilities, acccording to a Cornell University study.
December 14, 2001, 7am PST | Chris Steins | @urbaninsight
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Although the green-space study sample was small -- only 17 children -- the statistical findings were highly significant, says Wells. Children in the study who had the greatest gains in terms of "greenness" between their old and new homes showed the greatest improvements in functioning. "The findings suggest that the power of nature is indeed profound," she says.

Thanks to Cornell University News

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Published on Saturday, December 8, 2001 in Cornell University
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