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Monday, May 24, 2021
Uma Recommends "Together: The healing power of human connection in a sometimes lonely world"
Humans are social creatures by nature and the current pandemic is showing us the importance of human connection time and again. Dr. Vivek Murthy discusses the hidden impacts of loneliness and even deems it a public health concern in his book, Together. Dr. Murthy suggests that loneliness is the root cause of many epidemics currently sweeping the world including: depression, anxiety, alcohol and drug addiction, and violence. The center of our loneliness is our innate desire to connect. So, what can we do? Find out by reading this self-help book that doesn’t just state the facts, but gives you practical solutions to the problem.