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Social isolation shortens lifespan

26 March 2013

"When you're socially isolated, you not only lack companionship in many cases, but you may also lack advice and support from people," says Professor Andrew Steptoe (UCL Epidemiology & Public Health). Read: Nature Listen: NPR More: Daily Mail Smithsonian BBC News Los Angeles Times Nature World News io9 Latinos Post Wired Sunday Observer Voice of America Pittsburgh Post Gazette AARP South Asia Mail