Loneliness is an epidemic that is detrimental to your health

Posted September 9, 2019 1:29 am by Alex Schadenberg

Loneliness is an epidemic that is detrimental to your health

Alex SchadenbergExecutive Director, Euthanasia Prevention CoalitionLoneliness and depression causes some people to request euthanasia, when they are experiencing physical and/or psychological distress.A recent British study found that 22% of seniors, over the age of 65 will talk to only three or fewer people per week. According to a September 7, 2019 article in studyfinds.org:According to the survey of 1,896 seniors over 65 in the United Kingdom, more than one in five (22%) will have a conversation with no more than just three people over the span of an entire week! That translates to nearly 2.6 million elderly folks who don’t enjoy regular

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