Feeling lonely may trigger changes in our cells that could make us more susceptible to illness.
Would you go to a movie alone? For some people, the question elicits a quick and easy nod — of course! Why not? For others
That's almost twice as high as the risk of early death from obesity, noted Cacioppo, who performed a study examining the
Think buying yourself a little something is a fix for when you're feeling down? A new study shows that hitting the stores can actually make loneliness and anxiety worse! We tell you why pulling out the credit card really isn't a cure-all. Terrence Shulman joins HuffPost Live to discuss.
What do you make of these results? Do you find that you shop more when you're lonely? The Journal of Consumer Research has