More than a million people in Britain are lonely and they are scared to admit their predicament, a new survey revealed.
According to the latest research conducted by the University of North Carolina, being lonely is considered far more harmful for the teenagers than lack of exercising
A recent study shows that being lonely may actually be a health risk and can even amplify a person’s risk of premature death
A kid who told his mother he had no one to invite to his birthday, has now over 880,000 Facebook friends who will wish him a happy birthday.
Quite a few studies conducted before have shown that elderly people who are lonely, are more prone to developing health problems. However, a new study from Concordia University has shown that older adults who approach life with a positive outlook can reverse the negative health issues associated with a lonely life. The study has been conducted by researcher Carsten Wrosch, a professor at Concordia's Department of Psychology and member of the Center for Research in Human Development.