Older people in poor health often lonely

Older widowed homeowners who live alone and have long-term health conditions are particularly at risk of feeling lonely, a study by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has found. Those aged 75 or over are 63 times less likely to report loneliness than those aged 16 to 24 years. However, the research of more than…

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