8 reasons why living in a city is terrible for you

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Over half the world's population lives in a city–and it's growing. With more people comes more traffic, pollution, and noise, all of which take a toll on our health and well-being.

Here are different ways living in a city is a terrible decision.

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8 reasons why living in a city is terrible for you

10. Tampa, Florida

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9. Honolulu, Hawaii

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8. Atlanta, Georgia

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7. Nashville, Tennessee

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6. Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota

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5. Providence, Rhode Island

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4. Los Angeles, California

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3. Charleston, South Carolina

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2. San Diego, California

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1. Miami, Florida

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