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Coping With Loneliness

Loneliness and Legacy

Rachael Freed | Posted 08.03.2014 | Healthy Living
Rachael Freed

At a professional meeting I attended recently, we were discussing ways to reduce loneliness experienced by seniors and people living alone. "All the...

Love Makes the World Go Round: How Finding Love Saved Me From a Life of Misery, and You Can Too

Marilyn Tam | Posted 04.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Marilyn Tam

"Love is the energy that makes the world revolve." Or is it, "What's love got to do with it?" As a child, love was not a word that I ever heard addres...

The Power of Loneliness: How to Crush Feeling Alone in N.Y.C.

Bonnie Gleicher | Posted 04.06.2014 | New York
Bonnie Gleicher

The mere thought of even sitting by yourself in your apartment becomes stifling, and the idea of seeing your roommate or spouse there, tooling around in the kitchen -- even worse.

Is Your Life Plagued by Loneliness? Tips to Overcome It

Ross A. Rosenberg | Posted 03.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Ross A. Rosenberg

Life is too short to waste on suffering from core loneliness. Please heed to my suggestion: Open up, take a chance and access the hidden part of you that deserves true and loving companions. Heal your childhood wounds. Learn to love yourself and eliminate loneliness from your life!

Heart-Wrenching Video Shows How One Elderly Man Confronts Loneliness

Posted 10.10.2013 | Arts

In just over seven minutes, Barcelona-based filmmaker Theo Putzu manages to paint the most heart-wrenchingly beautiful depiction of loneliness V...

4 Benefits to Loneliness

Rick McDaniel | Posted 12.08.2013 | Religion
Rick McDaniel

God makes a home for the lonely. It is a place where he can work in us; it is a place that can be very beneficial to us. It is not a place to avoid for you are not ever alone. God will never forsake you, but he will transform you.

The Psychology of Exile

Wray Herbert | Posted 09.15.2013 | Science
Wray Herbert

How do emotional exiles cope? What mental and emotional tools do we have to salve the pain of extreme loneliness and find new forms of meaning? Psychological scientists are very interested in this question.

8 Ways To Enjoy Being Alone After Divorce

Jackie Pilossoph | Posted 09.08.2013 | Divorce
Jackie Pilossoph

Many people who get divorced are so used to being married, that being with someone is all they know. They've spent virtually no time alone in so long, that being with the wrong person is almost easier than being by themselves.

There Is Life After Loneliness

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 07.14.2013 | Healthy Living
Dennis Merritt Jones

Could it be that it is in your greatest moments of loneliness, you are most called to be by yourself because there is something stirring within that seeks your undivided attention and perhaps has a message for you?

The Harmful Effects Of Loneliness

Douglas LaBier | Posted 04.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Douglas LaBier

Loneliness weakens the immune system, increases sensitivity to physical pain, and creates depression and fatigue. Moreover, it can generate inflammation throughout the body, leading to a range of health risks.

'The Opposite of Loneliness': Inspired by Marina Keegan

Amanda Slavin | Posted 08.19.2012 | Healthy Living
Amanda Slavin

Loneliness is a choice. You can be surrounded by a web of people and if you are using those people to complete yourself, you will still feel lonely. You have the choice to alter that terrifying feeling inside of you and turn it into an opportunity -- an opportunity to discover who you are, who you want to be and the choices you can make to become the best version of yourself.

6 Ways To Cope With Holiday Loneliness

Posted 12.12.2011 | Healthy Living

By YouBeauty.com There are many festive signs that the holidays are upon us: Christmas carols on the radio, department store Santas, holiday window...

Loneliness: A Bridge To The Heart

Agapi Stassinopoulos | Posted 01.10.2012 | Healthy Living
Agapi Stassinopoulos

If you are feeling lonely, try to identify what you are feeling lonely for. We often associate being lonely with longing for the company of others, but loneliness can also stem from not giving voice to our longings.