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Friday, July 30, 2021



‘They have no one’: At 88, a transgender icon combats loneliness among seniors

April 03, 2021 8:51 am

For older lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people, who came of age in a different era and might have been rejected by their relatives, the isolation can be even worse

Young philosophers discuss ways of finding inspiration through philosophy in today's times

November 23, 2020 10:31 am

"One does not become a philosopher simply by reading a book by Plato or the Bhagavad Gita… To be a philosopher one needs to be in love with wisdom and truth," said Shraddha Shetty

Matters of the Mind: From loneliness to solitude, a journey worth trying

November 21, 2020 8:50 am

My attempt here is to carve a tool for you to use, in those moments when you are by yourself, to awaken, feel fulfilled, complete and whole within yourself, independent of the presence of individuals, however valued by us

Septuagenarians may experience more loneliness in pandemic: Study

July 16, 2020 7:45 pm

It has been said that loneliness and social isolation can cause great harm to the physical and psychological well-being of a person.

Loneliness can increase likelihood of smoking, says study

June 16, 2020 7:31 pm

Possible explanation for the link between smoking and loneliness include cigarette being a source of comfort or alleviator of anxiety or providing a familiar activity that can fill long time periods.

Women more likely to suffer from lockdown loneliness: Study

June 15, 2020 2:20 pm

Previously, there have been numerous studies conducted on similar topics, which show that around the world, there is more stress on women to manage household chores and take care of their kids and work commitments.

Younger people reported more loneliness than the elderly: Study

June 11, 2020 11:43 am

In recent years, loneliness has negatively affected people's mental health and the economy.

How to handle children’s loneliness during the pandemic

June 11, 2020 2:54 pm

All activities planned need to come from the space of mental stimulation, emotional and social benefits.

People of different generations are lonely for different reasons: Study

March 16, 2020 8:59 am

According to the psychologists, including those from the University of Edinburgh in the UK, living alone is associated with more loneliness for those over 70 years of age, with the issue being more acute for men.

Young people are likely to be lonelier, study finds

January 13, 2020 2:14 pm

It is a myth that loneliness only hits a certain age group. Now, more and more people are feeling the pangs and it has got nothing to do with age.