Month: February 2016

Brain in Nature

Nature: The original and best wonder drug

It’s the year 2036. You visit your doctor to chat about your symptoms of low mood, irritability and fatigue. You’ve put on weight and you’re not sleeping well….She pulls out her prescription pad and scrawls a note. You’ve been prescribed a three-day wilderness hike, followed by a medicinal daily dose of 30 minutes of sitting in a park. Sound improbable? Well, it’s actually not so far fetched as we may…