4 Ways Living in Japan Can Make You Healthier blog.gaijinpot.com

posted by  banzaitokyo | 6 years, 7 months ago in Gaijin Lifestyle

With one of the world’s longest-living populations, it’s not much of a surprise that spending time in Japan can have a positive impact on your health. Although people’s bodies (and minds) do react differently when they come to Japan, we’re pretty lucky that our new home generally encourages healthy living. But what exactly is it that makes life here so healthy?

0 | #12827 by  RamenRyan | 6 years, 6 months ago
Seafood consumption alone is better for most people than eating nothing but burgers and bacon which is a common thing in the US. I think the key factor here is moving more. You really don't have an option. You either walk, take a bike, or have to wait around for a taxi. Even taking public transportation forces you to move more. It is actually quite refreshing "needing" to move haha