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Isolation, Loneliness May Raise Death Risk for Elderly – WebMD

Isolation, Loneliness May Raise Death Risk for Elderly – WebMD | Elderly Isolation | Scoop.it
Study found lack of social contact a bigger predictor of early death than just feeling alone
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Social isolation 'ups death risk'

Social isolation 'ups death risk' | Elderly Isolation | Scoop.it
Social isolation is linked with a higher risk of death in older people, research suggests.
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Social isolation causes mortality in the elderly - University World News

Social isolation causes mortality in the elderly - University World News | Elderly Isolation | Scoop.it
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For the elderly in US, poetry blunts the pain of isolation

For the elderly in US, poetry blunts the pain of isolation | Elderly Isolation | Scoop.it
A woman in her seventies takes the microphone to recite a short poem, which, she warned the men present, was on the hazards of flirting.
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Friends of the Elderly "Friends Open Doors"

Visit http://www.fote.org.uk for more information. Half a million older people in the UK will feel lonely and isolated this Christmas The effects of isolatio...
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Social Isolation - Challenges of Aging

Social Isolation - Challenges of Aging | Elderly Isolation | Scoop.it
Learn more about social isolation in the Boundless open textbook. Social isolation is common in elderly populations and refers to a complete or near-complete lack of contact with other people.
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Social isolation an overlooked risk for the elderly | Independa Home Page

Social isolation an overlooked risk for the elderly | Independa Home Page | Elderly Isolation | Scoop.it
"Tele-technology" has focused heavily on medical and biometric applications.
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Social Disconnectedness, Perceived Isolation, and Health among Older Adults

Social Disconnectedness, Perceived Isolation, and Health among Older Adults | Elderly Isolation | Scoop.it
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Hospice and Nursing Homes Blog: Loneliness: How Older Adults Cope (Research, Meals on Wheels Volunteer Video 1:10)

Hospice and Nursing Homes Blog: Loneliness: How Older Adults Cope (Research, Meals on Wheels Volunteer Video 1:10) | Elderly Isolation | Scoop.it

Via Helene Cohen
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