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Mile High Magazine 07/10/2022 Loneliness and Social Isolation

Guest: Dr. Karen Fredericksen Goldsen, Prof. Univ. of Washington, and Dr. Carla Petintenoto, Prof MD, Univ. of Calif. San Francisco. A study from the National Academies of Sciences and Medicines indicates 1/3 of adults age 45+ feel lonely and 25% of older adults age 65+ are considered socially isolated. Loneliness and social isolation are conditions that can increase heart disease risk 29%, stroke by 32% with a 50% risk increase of dementia.

Published: Thursday, July 21, 2022   |   Runtime: 13:57