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Over the winter I moved from New York City to Portland, Ore. Upon arriving, I rented a house and happily went out in search of "my people." I went to parks, bookstores, bars, on dates. Social isolation impairs immune function and boosts inflammation, which can lead to arthritis, type II diabetes, and heart disease.
On the phone, her cousin was derisive: “Don’t you have any friends? He had the impulse to turn the cover inside-out so that people couldn’t see it.
“For the first time I actually experienced the feeling of being lonely and everyone knowing it,” he says.After the public learned of Stephen Fry’s suicide attempt last year, the beloved British actor wrote a blog post about his fight with depression.He cited loneliness as the worst part of his affliction. I get invitation cards through the post almost every day. Portland, I reasoned, would offer me the space and time to do my work. Loneliness is not just making us sick, it is killing us. Studies of elderly people and social isolation concluded that those without adequate social interaction were twice as likely to die prematurely. I knew I needed to connect to people to feel better, but I felt as though I physically could not handle any more empty interactions. In the afternoon, loneliness came in waves like a fever. Feeling uncertain, I began to research loneliness and came across several alarming recent studies. Once social and upbeat, I became morose and mildly paranoid.