Living in greener environments can prolong life, according to studies conducted by Harvard and published in the Environmental Health Perspectives journal.
Areas with more vegetation can lower mortality rates by 12 percent. According to these findings, living in greener environments lowered death rates for kidney disease, respiratory disease, and cancer.
By incorporating nature throughout the design of their communities, Validus Senior Living offers residents the benefit of living in relaxing, healthier locations. Residents can take a walk on one of their newest community’s lush, scenic pathways and breathe in the fresh air. They can also participate in the community’s many outdoor programs, such as art and putting challenges.
Their newest community, located in Alpharetta, provides serene outdoor settings, so residents can experience all the mental and physical health benefits nature has to offer.
You can learn more about how living in greener, natural settings such as Validus Senior Living communities can prolong life here.