IF you like being all by yourself---this may be a little scary for ya!  If you consider yourself a lonely person, it can be a hard way to live. But it can also be an easy way to die.

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New studies suggest that loneliness might be as detrimental to your health as smoking, and if that isn’t bad enough, people who live their lives isolated are much more likely to die before those with a good social support system.

We try not to scare people into getting some more friends, but we thought this was worth it. (Jezebel)