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Loneliness increases risk of premature death in seniors

According to research by a professor at the University of Chicago, extreme loneliness can increase an older person's risk of premature death by 14%.This makes extreme loneliness a risk factor for premature death that is nearly as potent as disadvantaged socioeconomic status. Disadvantaged socioeconomic status is known to cause an increase of 19% in risk of early death.

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