Broken hearts really can be painful

Social pain and physical pain actually have a lot in common.

Social rejection linked to poor health, early death

People who are socially rejected and isolated tend to have poor physical health, and die sooner than people who have the support of others.

Social rejection drops your heart rate

A new study suggests that being rejected by another person makes your heart rate drop for a moment.

Social rejection drops your heart rate

A new study suggests that being rejected by another person makes your heart rate drop for a moment.