Category: Loneliness

Blog posts on loneliness

Mar 19 2015

The Real Cause of Addictions:Isolation and Loneliness

 The Real Cause of Addictions: Isolation and Loneliness -Vol. 302 – March 19, 2015  For many years now I have been speaking to anyone who would listen that the internet with all of its “fake relationships” is creating a world full of unconnected, isolated and lonely people who have lost the art of live, in person …

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Mar 05 2015

What Do I Do If I Have Been Raped? (Part 3 of 3)

  What Do I Do If I Have Been Raped? – Vol.300, March 5, 2015 Unfortunately one in four women will be raped during their lifetimes. Male victims make up 10% of all rapes so it is a fairly common problem in our society, sadly. Unfortunately, I too have been victimized in this way going …

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Apr 27 2013

The Importance of Telling People that they Matter

Why is it that telling someone they matter is such a difficult act? In a Scientific American article it was noted that chronic loneliness changes the gene activity which can predispose people to all sorts of illnesses.

Aug 03 2012

Holiday Blahs – Vol. 95, December 2010

The holidays are upon us. Here are some simple ways in which to take some pressure off and perhaps allow you to feel less alone and depressed if you are feeling this way.