Articles for Tag: "loneliness"

Is this more deadly than obesity? 
Is this more deadly than obesity?
How could this social factor rival the No. 1 cause of preventable death in the U.S.?
Loneliness may trigger heart disease, stroke  Featured
Loneliness may trigger heart disease, stroke
A new study finds that social isolation can increase the risk of these conditions by 30 percent.
Green spaces help seniors fight the blues 
Green spaces help seniors fight the blues
Spending time in nature can improve the health and quality of life for older adults.
Can loneliness shorten your life? 
Can loneliness shorten your life?
A new study finds that social isolation can decrease your lifespan.
Loneliness may threaten your physical health 
Loneliness may threaten your physical health
Social isolation can lead to emotional and mental health problems.
Pet therapy helps reduce anxiety for college students 
Pet therapy helps reduce anxiety for college students
Find out how animals can help college kids relax and ease tension.
Can loneliness shorten your life? 
Can loneliness shorten your life?
Lonely seniors may be at a greater risk for premature death compared to those with satisfying relationships. Find out more.