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Do You Suffer From Nature Deficit Disorder?

What if we spent as much time immersed in nature as we do in technology? That's the question Richard Louv sought to answer when writing his latest book, The Nature Principle. Our society, says Louv…

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What’s Causing Hyperactivity in Children?

The average American child spends more than six hours a day in front of a TV or computer and little if any time outdoors. That worries environmentalists, health professionals, and some lawmakers. Chil…

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No Child Left Inside

I have a pet peeve which involves pharmaceutical companies giving every minor aliment a name, and then marketing a drug to combat said new ailment. Disorder-this, syndrome-that; it seems all designed …

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