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Témoignage : "I have no idea how to make friends". How loneliness can affect your health

le 27 avril 2016

[The Guardian] We asked readers about the impact of social isolation on their body and mind. Here are some of the responses

A study has found that social isolation can increase your risk of having a stroke or coronary artery disease by as much as 30%. While the study was observational, which means firm conclusions cannot be drawn about cause and effect, it suggests that addressing loneliness could pay a major role in tackling the two major causes of death in wealthy societies. We asked readers to tell us how social isolation affects both mind and body. Here are their stories.

Source The Guardian