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February 07, 2019 - The Week

An epidemic of loneliness

An epidemic of loneliness
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How is loneliness defined?

Loneliness isn't determined by the actual number of friends or social contacts a person has. Social science researchers define loneliness as the emotional state created when people have fewer social contacts and meaningful relationships than they would like — relationships that make them feel known and understood. Essentially, if you feel lonely, you are lonely. One out of two Americans now falls into this category.

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