Loneliness – important to consider for those you know in these times of self-isolation

Loneliness can be a killer.
It increases early mortality risk by 26%.
For comparison, that’s similar to obesity or 15-cigarette daily smoking habit.
Loneliness, research shows, raises systolic blood pressure, BMI (body mass index), and puts people at increased risk for depression and suicide.

Read full article on: mdlinx.com

Dr Lachlan Soper