You feel good when you get outside. And science agrees. But research shows that the average American is hard-pressed to get outdoors, with 87% of their time spent indoors and an additional 6% in enclosed vehicles. That leaves just 7% to be spent outside, but this may be the most important way we can spend our time.
Studies have have shown that spending time outside:
- Reduced Anxiety & Depression
- Decreased Stress
- Increased Energy
- Increased Immunity
- Increased Vitamin D Production
- Increased Weight Loss & Fitness
Take a look a CottageCountry.com Infographic to see how little time is spent outside and how important it is for ourselves and our communities.
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