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Personal Health: The Worst That Could Happen? Going Blind, People Say

When eyesight fails, some people become socially disengaged, leading to isolation and loneliness. ...

Speech: Tracey Crouch speech at Public Health England Annual Conference

Minister for Loneliness addresses delegates at Public Health England Annual Conference ...

What can public service managers do to help alleviate loneliness? | Omar Khan

indicates the subjective nature of loneliness, but also reflects the importance of social relationships to ...

How Loneliness Begets Loneliness

are far more likely to die prematurely.  Loneliness is more dangerous than obesity, and it’s about as ...

Personal Health: The Surprising Effects of Loneliness on Health

loneliness and isolation on health. ...

Is loneliness affecting your health?

BBC Radio 4 wants you to take part in an experiment on the extent and effects of loneliness ...

GPs call for more help to tackle 'epidemic of loneliness'

Doctors in Northern Ireland say loneliness has become a "public health epidemic". ...

€3M needed every year to combat loneliness

recommendations aimed at dealing with this issue. The Loneliness Taskforce was established by Dr Keith Swanick in ...

Instagram 'worst for young mental health'

Users were asked to score social media platforms on issues including anxiety, loneliness, and body ...

‘It's a challenge to meet people’

A former US surgeon general warns there is a growing "epidemic" of loneliness ...

VIDEO: Loneliness 'affects general health'

health' The emotional problems associated with loneliness have long been acknowledged, but now there is ...

VIDEO: Loneliness 'affects general health'

health' The emotional problems associated with loneliness have long been acknowledged, but now there is ...

VIDEO: Loneliness a risk in cancer patients

Macmillan Cancer Support explain to BBC Breakfast's Naga Munchetty and Charlie Stayt why loneliness is ...

'There's a taboo around loneliness': Meet the people tackling the epidemic

dedicate their working lives to combatting loneliness, about what they do, the people they meet and what ...

Loneliness: Beating the curse of old age

The scheme that aims to bring comfort to the lonely Loneliness: Beating the curse of old age The ...

Well: Loneliness May Be Bad for Your Heart

Social isolation and feelings of loneliness increased the risk of having a heart attack, angina or ...

Loneliness: The cost of the 'last taboo'

Loneliness costs £6,000 per person in ill-health, says a study, with calls to end the ...

Personal Health: To Counter Loneliness, Find Ways to Connect

fostering social isolation and loneliness, experts say. ...

Well: The Toll of a Solitary Life

New research shows that loneliness and social isolation, even for people who prefer their own ...

Well: On Widower Watch

Widowers are endangered beings, challenged by grief and its grim companions: loneliness ...