Campaign to end loneliness

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Monthly Archives: August 2015

Chronic loneliness in USA linked to increased visits to physicians

A new study from the USA has found that loneliness in older age is associated with a higher number of visits to physicians – what we in the UK would call GPs. This research adds to a growing evidence base linking loneliness to poor health and increased use of health and care services. What did…
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