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Nature Deficit Disorder

Nature Deficit Disorder: How Your Vacation Can Make You Healthier

Nature-deficit disorder is the idea that human beings, especially children, are spending less time outdoors, and the belief that this change results in a range of behavioral problems (Source: Wikipedia). Richard Louv is credited with coining this term in 2005 with his book Last Child in the Woods. I had always heard of the book but hadn’t read […]