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Social Connections In The Elderly Promote Better Health
2014-02-17 04:52:25

Feeling extreme loneliness can increase an older person's chances of premature death by 14 percent, according to research by John Cacioppo, professor of psychology at the University of Chicago.

2013-11-30 23:19:29

For adult survivors of physical or sexual abuse, the Holiday Season can lead to depression and loneliness, as family closeness and togetherness are emphasized.

2013-07-26 18:49:30

Despite being much-maligned, materialism is not always bad for consumers.

2013-07-02 23:22:45

Producer CEO at RKNet stated: “Loneliness kills and is the empty state of mind that comes when we can no longer talk to others and stop talking with ourselves.

2013-06-16 23:00:50

MIT Startup GeriJoy announced today that it is offering a special Father’s Day promotion for its virtual home companion: from June 16 until June 22, the referral

2013-06-13 23:21:33

Producer CEO at RKNet stated: “Loneliness causes cognitive and functional decline and possibly an early death because of depression, diminished immune response, sleep disorder, dementia and

Being Lonely Can Affect Your Immune System
2013-01-20 06:09:21

Feelings of loneliness could be hazardous to your health, causing an immune system reaction similar to those associated with high stress levels.

2012-12-11 11:55:56

Feeling lonely, as distinct from being/living alone, is linked to an increased risk of developing dementia in later life.

Marriage Threatened By Personality Traits
2012-11-13 14:31:18

While communication can be challenging for any individuals who are intimate with one another, a specific personality trait has been shown to be a further impediment to open communication between spouses or loved ones.


Word of the Day
deuteragonist
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.
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