Japan found it necessary to find scientific evidence supporting the benefits of walking in the woods. Of course, if you are going to spend over $4 million, you can't call it going for a walk. It is called eco-therapy. It is the practice of forest.
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From 2004 to 2012, Japanese officials spent about $4 million dollars studying the physiological and psychological effects of forest bathing, designating 48 therapy trails based on the results. Qing Li, a professor at Nippon Medical School in Tokyo.
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I was driving to work one morning when I heard a fascinating NPR story about forest bathing and how a retreat to nature can boost immunity and mood. If you have not heard about the trendy concept of forest bathing, the study of the practice dates back.
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Erin Saner, a fourth-year medical school student at Wake Forest School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, N.C., helps a team of medical students prepare for the inaugural Boomer Share the Health Fair -- an event she organized to benefit her community.
Photo courtesy of Wake Forest Baptist Health photography View larger image From left, Becky Wright, education coordinator with the SECU Family House in Winston-Salem, poses with Suzanne Reich, program director of the Wake Forest School of Medicine's .
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As part of her design school thesis, she studied the effects of being disconnected from nature. She wanted to design walks to help people unplug from smartphones and reconnect with their own "nature." When Plevin took her own advice and headed outside, .
The Japanese government coined the term in the early 1980s, hailing forest bathing's health benefits and pouring research dollars into an already popular national pastime. A 2012 article in Outside Magazine ... Additional research from Nippon Medical.
But once a year, the school encourages families to drive to Ruby Forest — a neighborhood behind Roberts Elementary — and park at a nearby clubhouse. From there, children and their parents are invited to walk together up the path that leads to the.