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Lockdown and social distancing studies

Recently, another article worth reading titled, The Pandemic America Forgot About,” echoed these health concerns

“Loneliness and social isolation have the same cardiovascular effects as smoking 15 cigarettes per day, but these factors also increase the risk of “all-cause morbidity,” in other words, dying from any cause. Loneliness increases the risk of developing dementia by 50% and stroke by 32% while increasing the morbidity risk of cancer by 25%.”

More diverse social networks were associated with greater resistance to upper respiratory illness”: