Science confirms what John Muir preached: Fresh air is good for you

Jul 19, 2016

Camping has been popular in Michigan for generations.

From the shores of the Great Lakes to expansive forests, this state offers magnificent sights, scenery and campgrounds.

And researchers at the University of Michigan say spending more time outdoors has mental health benefits.  

Michigan Radio’s Tyler Scott explored why camping remains a beloved Michigan pastime, and how immersing ourselves in nature can make us healthier.