The serious risks of loneliness

From the University of Chicago:
Once we see loneliness on the list of serious risk factors for illness and early death, right alongside smoking, obesity, and lack of exercise, that context should heighten our motivation to improve our level of social satisfaction, both as individuals and as a society.”

Cover of Loneliness

From “Loneliness” by John T Cacioppo & William Patrick, published by WW Norton & Co, in 2008, page 108.

 

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