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We're Finally Getting Real About Loneliness (with thanks to the Surgeon General!)
Episode 5812th May 2023 • Baggage Check: Mental Health Talk and Advice • Dr. Andrea Bonior
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It's the biggest public health problem that the fewest people talk about.

Loneliness is an epidemic, and it is increasing-- and taking lives in the process.

Today we break down the new report of the US Surgeon General about social disconnection and loneliness, and talk about all the surprising ways that they can wreck your health (yes, your physical health)-- and how we can do something about it. Join us (and then join some new friends for a nice lunch.)

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Credits: Beautiful cover art by Danielle Merity, exquisitely lounge-y original music by Jordan Cooper