Loneliness is creeping slowly with a deathly grip with more premature casualties and health risks than Obesity.
Loneliness could be considered as behavioral symptom of preclinical Alzheimer's disease, prior to mild cognitive impairment.
A new study revealed that the genes might be one of the reason why some people are more prone to feeling lonely compared to others.
A multinational team of researchers has recently found genetic variants that are associated with people's feelings of well-being, depression and neuroticism.
Eating right and exercising are often cited as the key ingredients to a long and happy life, so you wouldn't think that your social life would have any impact. But new research shows that it does, as loneliness and isolation have been linked to having a short life.