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How Does Loneliness REALLY Affect Our Heart?

June 9, 2016   |   Heart Disease

How Does Loneliness REALLY Affect Our Heart?

A study done at the University of York discovered that people who are socially isolated - having few social interactions or connections - or feel lonely have a 29% higher risk of being diagnosed with heart disease and 32% higher risk of having a stroke when compared with their peers who report that they are well connected socially.

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