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Cognitive ability is linked to travel outside the home

There are many factors that influence the environment’s relationship to health. In a compilation of research released by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (Health and the environment: a compilation of evidence, March 2011), 15 environmental factors were assessed, including temperature, walkability, green space, housing condition, and overcrowding and hazards in/around the home.

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