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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Green Time

Caption: Numerous studies have found that short-term exposures to natural environments improve concentration and impulse control in children and adults immediately afterward. A new study indicates that even a routinely experienced green space is beneficial to children with ADHD.

Credit: Andrea Faber Taylor

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Related news release: For kids with ADHD, regular 'green time' is linked to milder symptoms

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