Volunteering 2 hours per week reduces loneliness in widowed older adults

The study examined whether becoming a volunteer at the time of widowhood is associated with reducing the risks of loneliness, which is a significant public health concern, particularly for those who have lost a spouse, linked to poorer physical health, depression and even earlier mortality.

Read more: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/04/180416185559.htm

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