A new study focuses on the point at which we become lonely, and it differs for people ages 60 and up.
About half of U.S. adults say they’ve experienced loneliness, Dr. Vivek Murthy said in a report from his office.
But the Connecticut Democrat believes that both parties can unite to address the crisis.
Many of us have been feeling disconnected from others during the COVID pandemic. This is how mental health experts cope with it.
"With many households now debating their holiday plans, a large number of people will face the prospect of yet another holiday season on their own."
Share My Home is a national provider that matches older people with compatible younger companions for the mutual benefits of shared living. Giving older people a social lifeline and an affordable way to remain living well at home.
The COVID-19 pandemic has led to more people being alone and more loneliness, which can hurt your mental health.
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Time To Talk Befriending pairs the loneliest people in society with those looking to make new friends, of any age. Supported by The National Lottery Community Fund, they are tackling the loneliness which was only exacerbated during the pandemic. We spoke to Claire about the benefits of reaching out to those around you, who may not have anyone else.