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Why You Should Go To The Movies (And Do Other Stuff) Alone

New York Magazine | Jesse Singal | Posted 04.28.2015 | World

Would you go to a movie alone? For some people, the question elicits a quick and easy nod — of course! Why not? For others, panic: The idea of sitti...

Being Lonely Could Be Worse For You Than Being Obese

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.18.2014 | Healthy Living

Loneliness may not just make you sad. It could also be a major factor in causing premature death, new research has found. Feelings of extreme isol...

Think Shopping Will Cure Loneliness? Think Again

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 08.08.2013 | Style

If hitting up the mall and picking up a new purse is your idea of dealing with life's problems, a new study may convince you to re-think your coping s...

Loneliness Can Make You Sick

The Economist | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Lonely people, it seems, are at greater risk than the gregarious of developing illnesses associated with chronic inflammation, such as heart disease a...