Loneliness is an epidemic with real public health consequences. Friends alone can’t solve it.
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The Loneliness Effect
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Maine Compass: Rural seniors socially isolated
Loneliness Is Lethal
Challenge seeks innovations to improve wellbeing in aging populations
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