Scientists have confirmed that life in the city seriously affects the body and causes illness
The man is not fit to live in a world where thousands of strangers surround him every day. Because of this, the inhabitants of megacities often suffer from depression and insomnia.
German scientists found that the brains of people who live in the city and in the countryside respond differently to stressful situations. The area of the brain responsible for emotions and mood to a greater extent active citizens, as they are constantly experiencing stress and tension. Residents of cities 21% increased risk of anxiety disorders and 39% – affective disorders. In addition, such people are twice as likely to suffer from schizophrenia.
In 2009 the staff of the University of Essex has proven that just five minutes of rest in the square, Park, forest, or lake is able to treat the nervous system of people. It is recommended that citizens often leave the city.
Numerous studies also show that rural residents are much less likely to have heart disease and strokes.
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