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Neil Gaiman Went To A Place Most People Don't Want To Talk About And Talked About It

Author Neil Gaiman went to Syrian refugee camps to see what is going on there. What he found was both depressing and encouraging at the same time. Take 3 minutes and hear what he learned. And then maybe share this so more people can help prevent more bloodshed?

Neil Gaiman Went To A Place Most People Don't Want To Talk About And Talked About It

Neil wrote to say, "I made this film, with UNHCR. It's really short. PLEASE watch it. And, if it moves you, please share it." Let's see what we can do to help him out. To learn more about what's going on, check out the other stories he's collected. To donate, you can click here. And to share it, if you are so inclined, click the share buttons below.

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As people get older, social isolation and loneliness become serious problems. Many find themselves living alone for the first time after the death of a spouse. It's also difficult for older people to maintain friendships when people they've known for years become ill or pass away.

Census Bureau figures say that almost a quarter of men and nearly 46% of women over the age of 75 live alone.

But loneliness doesn't just affect those who reside by themselves. People can feel lonely when there is a discrepancy between their desired and actual relationships. To put it simply, when it comes to having a healthy social life, quality is just as important as quantity.

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