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Episode 367: How social isolation can lead to health issues

The U-S Surgeon General says loneliness and social isolation can have a devastating impact on mental and physical health.

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Episode 367: How social isolation can lead to health issues

This episode is supported by the The Research Corporation for Science Advancement.
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The U-S Surgeon General says loneliness and social isolation can have a devastating impact on mental and physical health. University of Arizona communication researcher Chris Segrin explains why social disconnection is turning into a public health crisis.

Chris Segrin spoke with Leslie Tolbert, Ph.D professor emerita in Neuroscience at the University of Arizona.

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