as Deadly as Smoking 15 Cigarettes
is the gap between the level of connectedness that
what you have.
as deadly as smoking 15 cigarettes a day,
U.S Surgeon General
With a third of the world’s population suffering from loneliness, it has become global epidemic.
45% of people in the UK are lonely.
In India, 65% of the elderly are victims of loneliness,
in the U.S., nearly 50% of the population is lonely.
It increases the risk of premature death by 30%.
It leads to health conditions like diabetes,
heart attacks, stroke, dementia, depression, and anxiety.
They reported a 70% drop in time spent with friends since the pandemic began.
Countries like Japan and the UK would ; appointed a loneliness minister whose role is to exclusively look at
and curb it.