social isolation

Covid-19 stress increased suicidal thoughts: Study

Covid-19 stress increased suicidal thoughts: Study

London: The Covid-19 pandemic has not only hit physical health and the economy but has also impacted mental health with the possibility o...Read More

Parks not only safe, but essential during pandemic: Drexel University Study

Parks not only safe, but essential during pandemic: Drexel University Study

A new research from Drexel University shows parks played an important role for people seeking respite from the toll of social isolation d...Read More

Social isolation may reduce face recognition ability: Study

Social isolation may reduce face recognition ability: Study

New York: A solitary lifestyle can have profound effects on the brains' abilities to recognise faces, finds a study on wasps with implica...Read More

Study links loneliness with improved imagination

Study links loneliness with improved imagination

Researchers found the default networks of lonely people were more strongly wired together and surprisingly, their grey matter volume in r...Read More

Daily internet use may lead to social isolation among elderly, finds study

Daily internet use may lead to social isolation among elderly, finds study

The study found that older adults who went online occasionally (once a week or once a month) were less likely to be socially isolated tha...Read More

Social isolation, loneliness associated with respiratory problems in elderly

Social isolation, loneliness associated with respiratory problems in elderly

This risk is independent of other potentially influential factors, such as general health and lifestyle

12 ways to make social isolation work for you

12 ways to make social isolation work for you

You wish: Your gym was open… You can: Get some of the best work outs at home. Give your maid days off so she can practice social isolatio...Read More

Social isolation can increase risk of osteoarthritis: Study

Social isolation can increase risk of osteoarthritis: Study

Washington: Apart from affecting health and well-being, social isolation can also lead to osteoarthritis (arthritis) in older adults, sug...Read More

Over 600,000 older Japanese live in social isolation

Over 600,000 older Japanese live in social isolation

Tokyo: More than 600,000 Japanese people over 40 are living in complete isolation from society, staying at home for more than six months ...Read More

This gene can help reverse depression

This gene can help reverse depression

Washington: Scientists have identified a gene that may be activated to reverse symptoms of major depression such as social isolation and ...Read More

Indore: ‘Social stigma impedes epilepsy’s treatment’

Indore: ‘Social stigma impedes epilepsy’s treatment’

Despite 30 million people in India suffering from various forms of neurological diseases, the awareness about epilepsy, the most common n...Read More

This is how you beat the monsoon blues

This is how you beat the monsoon blues

The monsoon brings romance, joy and happiness. However, not all are passionate lovers of the rains. Some actually feel sad, depressed and...Read More

Smartphone addiction may land you in personal, social turmoil

Smartphone addiction may land you in personal, social turmoil

People who are glued to their phones often show signs of depression, social isolation, social anxiety, shyness, impulsivity and low self-...Read More

Watching too much TV may lead to social isolation

Watching too much TV may lead to social isolation

Toronto: Kids who watch too much television are at risk of victimisation and social isolation and adopting violent and antisocial behavio...Read More

Having no friends may be as deadly as smoking: Study

Having no friends may be as deadly as smoking: Study

Boston: Not having friends may be as deadly as smoking, according to a new Harvard study which found a link between social isolation and ...Read More

Social isolation may impair hearing

Social isolation may impair hearing

New York: Continuing to have social interaction is key to keeping your ears sensitive even in old age, suggests new research.

Beware! Loneliness can lead to stroke

Beware! Loneliness can lead to stroke

New York: Many of us feel lonely at certain times but loneliness and social isolation for a longer period of time may lead to increased r...Read More

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