Older adults faced mental health issues during COVID-19 pandemic | Health News

Washington DC: Older adults experienced greater depression and loneliness during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new study by Indiana University researchers, and relationship strength moderated the relationship between loneliness and depression. The study, published in The Journal of Gerontology: Series B, was authored by Anne Krendl, associate professor in…

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Social connection is strongest protective factor for depression: Study | Health News

Washington: A team of researchers named social connection as the strongest protective factor for depression and suggested that reducing sedentary activities such as TV watching and daytime napping could also help lower the risk of depression. Researchers have identified a set of modifiable factors from a field of over 100…

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