Articles for Tag: "social isolation"

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.?
Women who attend religious services have lower risk of death 
Women who attend religious services have lower risk of death
The more often a woman attends church, the lower her risk of death. What’s the connection?
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.
Can loneliness shorten your life? 
Can loneliness shorten your life?
A new study finds that social isolation can decrease your lifespan.