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With The Lonely Century, British writer Noreena Hertz dives into our global epidemic of isolation – and what can be done about it
books
What is one thing we can do about children’s learning loss during the pandemic? Put a book in their hands
first person
Telling my husband I was gay was the first step to a new and happier life
lives lived
After the cruelties of war, Fenna Kordan found security and solace in Canada
toronto
With urban loneliness on the rise, cities trying to support residents
canada
What does a lonely brain look like? Study offers new answers
canada
The loneliness of fighting cancer in a pandemic
opinion
Parenting SOS: My daughter is struggling to adjust to pandemic-era school life. How can I help her?
Sarah Rosensweet
Sarah Rosensweet
film
Why the NFB’s breakout short film How to Be at Home leans into loneliness
report on business
Loneliness taking a toll on Canadian workers' mental health in the COVID-19 era, study finds
opinion
I don’t know when I’ll be able to see my mother again
Damian Rogers
opinion
Housed, but not at home: What I learned over two summers working in a senior-care facility
Jillian Horton
opinion
What I’ve learned from working in Antarctica, the most isolated place on Earth
Peter Davis
opinion
As a lighthouse keeper, I have chosen isolation. Here’s what I’ve learned about solitude
Caroline Woodward
opinion
The missing touch: the agony and ecstasy of endless screen time
Benjamin Leszcz
life
With self-isolation top of mind, David Vincent explains the differences between solitude and loneliness
life
How to survive the cocoon of self-isolation
Lia Grainger
microskills
Understanding the differences between isolation and loneliness at work
british columbia
Vancouver implements programs to help connect people experiencing loneliness