According to researchers, social isolation and loneliness significantly increase the risk for premature death.
Young children who experience social isolation are at risk of being diagnosed with ADHD and face loneliness as adults, a new study reports.
A new study reveals a correlation between the passive use of social media and depression symptoms such as loneliness and fatigue.
Study explores the wide-ranging, negative effects of social isolation on both psychological and physiological well-being.
Over 50% of people surveyed reporting they feel uneasy about returning to in-person interactions, regardless of vaccination status, following covid lockdowns. Researchers share their thoughts on how social isolation and resocialization could impact the brain.
Neuroimaging reveals several differences in the brains of lonely people, specifically in the default network. Researchers found greater gray matter density and stronger connectivity in the default networks of lonely people.
A person's dependency on their smartphone predicts greater loneliness and depressive symptoms, and not the other way around.