Loneliness

Lonely teenagers are more likely to have poor quality of sleep: Study

Lonely teenagers are more likely to have poor quality of sleep: Study

Loneliness is defined by researchers as a feeling of distress that people experience when they perceive their social relationships to be inadequate.

May 17, 2017, 22:56 PM IST
Bad cold becomes worse for lonely people, says study

Bad cold becomes worse for lonely people, says study

A new study has revealed that suffering from bad cold becomes worst if the people are lonely.

Apr 01, 2017, 19:33 PM IST

DNA: Complete analysis of Jayalalithaa's life

Analysing the loneliness of Jayalalitha's life. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Dec 07, 2016, 00:38 AM IST

DNA: Analysing the opinion of political leaders over Jayalalithaa's magnetic personality

Analysing the opinion of political leaders over the demise of Jayalalitha. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Dec 07, 2016, 00:17 AM IST
Loneliness may run in families

Loneliness may run in families

New York; Loneliness is linked to poor physical and mental health, and a new study of more than 10,000 people has found that the risk for feeling lonely is at least partially due to genetics.

Sep 21, 2016, 15:57 PM IST

Using Facebook, Twitter may cut BP, diabetes in elderly

Indulging in social media could reduce loneliness as well as chronic conditions such as high blood pressure and diabetes in older adults, as per a new study.

Aug 26, 2016, 15:24 PM IST
Loneliness can affect your wisdom

Loneliness can affect your wisdom

 Factors such as whether you are alone or with friends can affect how wisely you reason.

Jun 04, 2016, 20:19 PM IST
Earning more money can help you shun loneliness in life – Here’s how

Earning more money can help you shun loneliness in life – Here’s how

The findings showed that having a good job in mid adulthood safeguards against loneliness life phase.

May 13, 2016, 13:27 PM IST

Loneliness increases risk of heart diseases

Zee Media Bureau

Apr 26, 2016, 00:36 AM IST

Adults above 60 more positive about feelings

The researchers found that older adults perceive emotion terms as most positive and more active than younger persons. Emotions overall may be more encouraging for older than younger persons.
 

Feb 27, 2016, 17:58 PM IST
Why chronically lonely teens stay lonely

Why chronically lonely teens stay lonely

The researchers charted individual trajectories of loneliness based on four annual questionnaires of 730 adolescents in Belgium.

Dec 19, 2015, 13:24 PM IST

Shun Facebook to kill loneliness before it eliminates you

Nishant Arora/IANS

Dec 15, 2015, 09:59 AM IST

`Meals on Wheels` cuts loneliness

According to a new study, home-delivered meals may be providing more than food security. They reduce loneliness.

Dec 08, 2015, 13:24 PM IST

Loneliness is deadly for elderly

For older adults, perceived social isolation is a major health risk that can increase the chances of premature death by 14 percent.

Nov 24, 2015, 13:21 PM IST

How being addicted to the internet could make you sick!

Spending too much time online can damage your immune function.

Aug 10, 2015, 15:21 PM IST

What to say and what not to say to a depressed person!

Ritu Singh

Jul 15, 2015, 22:03 PM IST

Forget love, loneliness is in the air!

Yes, loneliness is in! Look around yourself. Don't you notice curious eyes glued into flashy screens and fingers hurriedly typing away in glory!

Jun 09, 2015, 14:42 PM IST

Facebook teeming with lonely hearts, finds study

The feeling of loneliness is bringing more people in search of friends to Facebook, in stark contrast to the view that the social networking site makes people feel isolated, revealed a research.

Oct 14, 2014, 14:38 PM IST

Loneliness can cause early ageing

Several studies suggest that telomere shortening is accelerated by stress, but until now, no studies have examined the effects of social isolation on telomere shortening.

Apr 06, 2014, 17:40 PM IST

Wish to live long? Get a longer DNA `tail`

People who experience high levels of social stress and deprivation age faster as the cellular process involving DNA repair (or replication) may get affected by loneliness, a significant study shows.

Apr 05, 2014, 19:47 PM IST