SURVEY: Millennials Are Lonelier and Have Fewer Friends
Upon being asked “how often do you feel lonely”, 30% of Millennials responded either “often” or “always” , compared to only 20% of Gen X-ers who responded thusly, and a mere 15% of Baby Boomers who suffer from constant loneliness. And it’s not just a vague feeling, either.
After Losing His Wife, Man Writes Tips to Fight Loneliness
"The most terrible poverty is loneliness and the feeling of being unloved." Mother Teresa Older people are especially vulnerable to loneliness and social isolation.
Fight Off Loneliness with These Useful Tips
However, one common disadvantage of living by yourself is the feeling of loneliness. There are, nevertheless, many things which you can do to help keep the loneliness at bay. 1. Don't Shut Your Home Off from the World.
These Abandoned Places Look So Majestic in Their Loneliness
There are some truly stunning places in the world. It is unfortunate that some of these truly magnificent locations have been run down. While exploring these gems in their current state will still ..
If You're Lonely, Your Risk of Diabetes Could Increase!
A recent study has discovered a surprising relationship between loneliness and the development of type 2 diabetes, suggesting that having a smaller network of friends could possibly make us more likely to contract the illness.
Alone But Not Lonely: 10 Ways to Enjoy Your Own Company
Loneliness is a negative feeling of isolation, sadness, and overall lack. But being alone does not have to be lonely- on the contrary! Alone time can be cultivated and made enjoyable and peaceful.
The Parable of the Survivor: Why You Should Never Give Up
Never Give Up – The Parable of The Survivor moral, God, life lesson, loneliness, parable, despair, empowerment, anger, lonely island We may sometimes feel like the world is falling down on us but this next parable will make clear why in moments like this you shouldn't give up.
How Spending Some Time Alone is Good For Your Health
Source Images Here's How Spending Time Alone Improves Your Health tips, health, freedom, baba recommends, depression, loneliness, being alone, self help, independence, isolation Many people are scared of spending time alone, but research actually shows that it is really good for your health.
Can Being Emotionally Intelligent Make You Lonely?
However, it doesn't come without any downsides either, as you can see from the video below, which explores the link between emotional intelligence and loneliness. Is Being Emotionally Intelligent Linked to Loneliness?
5 Things We Do That Are Deadlier Than Smoking
Loneliness Social media is supposed to promote interconnectedness between people, but its growth has actually led to person-to-person contact declining. The former US Surgeon General, Vivek Murthy, has gone as far as to label loneliness a worldwide epidemic.
Struggling With Emotions? Learn How to Heal Yourself
So why don’t we visit a health professional when we feel emotional stresses, such as guilt, loss, or loneliness? This brilliant talk explains just how to take care of your emotional health yourself.
This Video Captures the True Essence of Christmas
A Touching Christmas Advert About Loneliness... video, inspirational, Christmas, advert This Christmas, remember to show someone that they are loved, no matter how far away from you they may be.
Study Shows: Calling Your Parents is Making Them Healthier
The researchers who carried out this study followed 1,600 elderly adults (average age of 71) for six years, evaluating the loneliness, functional decline, and deaths.
The Incredible Journey of the Moon When It Was in Darkness
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Cats Are Heartless? Watch What This Cat Does for a Friend
While they’re certainly happy when we get back home, their tendency to be self-sufficient makes them adjust better to loneliness. This poor pooch was agonizing over her owners being away, but was lucky enough to have an empathetic friend nearby.
Elderly Couple Shows Us It's Never Too Late to Find Love
They met at an assisted living facility, where they found they could fill one another's loneliness, after the loss of their spouses. They're inspiring proof that no matter how old you are, it is never too late to find love!
An Open Door to Solitude - Beautiful!
Far from the modern world, it’s a place where the only goal is to move and breathe, and where you can truly understand the difference between loneliness and solitude. An Open Door to Solitude - Beautiful!
Photos that Should be In the Dictionary!
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Get a Dog Now - It Might Actually Improve Your Longevity!
Pets, in general, are associated with better survival rates of coronary artery disease, and this is believed to be because pets help to negate any loneliness and social isolation that their owners might be feeling.
You'll Do Much Better In Life If You Realize These Things
In spite of how beautiful life can be, there are also moments of loneliness, rash decision-making, and gloomy, seemingly hopeless hours. We all go through similar days in our lives where we are blinded from seeing the beauty that's right in front of us.
It's Never a Bad Idea to Speak to Your Inner Child...
Embrace Loneliness We tend to cover up our inner child due to feelings of it being flawed and wear a socially appropriate “mask” as the years go by. This results in leaving our true selves behind, and we begin to identify with the (false) mask that we created for ourselves along the way.
This Woman Is One of the True Heroes of Word War I
Such victims were known as 'the most tragic of all war's victims' since despite fighting for their country, they were doomed to a life of loneliness and isolation because of the highly visible nature of their injuries.
8 Kinds of Pain That Can Be Caused By Strong Emotions
This pain is caused by feelings of loneliness or being unappreciated or unloved. The only way to overcome this is to mix with new people who will make you feel good about yourself. This will help in ridding of loneliness too. 5.
Being Lonely Equals Smoking 15 Cigarettes a Day
In fact, several studies claimed that people who feel a lack of social support and constant loneliness are more likely to suffer from heart disease and stroke, so it's in your best interest to spend some quality time with your best buddies and girlfriends from time to time, no matter how busy your schedule