Social Isolation A Risk That Could Kill Us?

Suffering in Silence Ageing and Social isolation may be as harmful to our physical health as obesity, or smoking 15 cigarettes per day.   The number of people aged 75 or over is expected to double in the next 30 years’ age discrimination continues to blight our society, despite a...

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Episode 41- Loneliness & Social Isolation

Older People's Mental Health Part 1 Social isolation and loneliness have been linked to a higher risk for anxiety and depression. Should reducing loneliness be part of any wellness strategy? Graham Gardiner is an experienced social entrepreneur & CEO of Age UK who has built his career on the basis...

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