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Loneliness Doesn't Take a Holiday

Print this page TUESDAY, Dec. 25, 2018 — Though this is the time of year when family and friends gather and connect, loneliness remains a serious public health issue in the United States, an expert on aging says. More and more Americans are lonely, and there’s growing evidence that it can pose significant health risks.… Read More »

Many older adults don't take prescribed antidepressants

(Reuters Health) – – Older adults who are prescribed medication for depression by primary care physicians often fail to start taking these drugs or to continue using them as directed, a Dutch study suggests. FILE PHOTO: A woman holds a packet of the antidepressant drug Prozac, also known as fluoxetine, in Leicester, central England February… Read More »