Science Videos

from AP, Reuters, AFP, and other news services

Loneliness Deadlier Than Impact Of Poverty: Study

February 18, 2014
Newsy / Powered by
A new study says loneliness is linked to a 14 percent greater risk of premature death, making it more harmful to health than the impact of poverty. Video provided by Newsy

Related Videos

last updated on 2015-04-19 at 4:55 pm EDT

Romania: Kindergarten Seen as Key to Fight Poverty

Romania: Kindergarten Seen as Key to Fight Poverty

AFP (Apr. 3, 2012) — In Romania, one in two children is at risk of poverty. Roma youngsters are the most vulnerable. To escape this vicious circle of poverty and school failure, a NGO focuses on the importance of education from a very early age.
Powered by
Loneliness, Elderly Death Risk Linked in Study

Loneliness, Elderly Death Risk Linked in Study

Newsy (Mar. 27, 2013) — Researchers studied 6,500 men and women ages 52 and older. They found loneliness and social isolation can increase death risk by 26 percent.
Powered by
5 Things You Didn't Know About Depression

5 Things You Didn't Know About Depression

Odyssey Networks (Nov. 21, 2014) — According to a new survey by the National Alliance on Mental Illness, over 60% of Americans with a diagnosed mental illness believe their condition worsens around the holidays. Stress, high expectations and loneliness are contributing factors that contribute to the "holiday blues." Video provided by Odyssey
Powered by
Binge-Watching TV Linked To Loneliness

Binge-Watching TV Linked To Loneliness

Newsy (Jan. 29, 2015) — Researchers at University of Texas at Austin found a link between binge-watching TV shows and feelings of loneliness and depression. Video provided by Newsy
Powered by

Related Stories

Share This

Search ScienceDaily

Number of stories in archives: 140,361

Find with keyword(s):
Enter a keyword or phrase to search ScienceDaily for related topics and research stories.


Breaking News:
from the past week

In Other News

... from

Science News

Health News

Environment News

Technology News


Free Subscriptions

Get the latest science news with ScienceDaily's free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader:

Get Social & Mobile

Keep up to date with the latest news from ScienceDaily via social networks and mobile apps:

Have Feedback?

Tell us what you think of ScienceDaily -- we welcome both positive and negative comments. Have any problems using the site? Questions?
Mobile: iPhone Android Web
Follow: Facebook Twitter Google+
Subscribe: RSS Feeds Email Newsletters
Latest Headlines Health & Medicine Mind & Brain Space & Time Matter & Energy Computers & Math Plants & Animals Earth & Climate Fossils & Ruins