Social isolation among seniors: an emerging issue

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English
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Online
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Children’s, Women’s and Seniors' Health Branch, British Columbia Ministry of Health
Publication Date: 
2004

Study that says it may be misleading to view gender as a risk factor for social isolation among older people, and suggests that the stigma associated with loneliness is stronger for men and may result in them being less likely to report feeling lonely than women.

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Includes bibliographic references.