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Today’s older adults aren’t lonelier than their similarly aged counterparts from prior generations, according to new studies from the U.S. and the Netherlands.
Researchers at a University of Chicago lab are reportedly working on a pill to combat loneliness, while some experts suggest the state shouldn’t be treated with drugs.
A new study found that people felt moderate to severe loneliness in their late 20s, mid-50s and their late 80s.
Doctors in England will be able to write prescriptions for cooking classes and walking groups by 2023 as part of the government's effort to combat loneliness.
The appointment of a minister of loneliness in the United Kingdom to tackle social isolation is an acknowledgement of a problem Canadian experts say needs to be addressed here as well.
The growing phenomenon of loneliness, which international experts have described as a global epidemic, may be responsible for as many deaths as obesity, according to the results of two new studies