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Beat loneliness - to avoid a stroke: Why isolation is as bad for you as smoking

There are 1 comment on the Daily Mail story from Jul 30, 2011, titled Beat loneliness - to avoid a stroke: Why isolation is as bad for you as smoking. In it, Daily Mail reports that:

Loneliness is as bad for your health as smoking. It seems astonishing, I know, but scientific research suggests that social isolation, in the long term, is as damaging as a 15-a-day cigarette habit or being an alcoholic.

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Tel Aviv, Israel

#1 Aug 1, 2011
How do you measure the similarities scientifically?
Where's the nicotine in loneliness, etc.?

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