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She Wants To Take A Walk Without The Whole World Telling Her What She Already Knows

The heinous dudes in this comic need to take a fast trip to a very far away planet — but unfortunately they are just extremes of SO MUCH commentary thrown at people of a certain body shape and size. We all just soak in media talking at us about body size, and after a while, even a mild fat joke can rub a person raw. And the really bad stuff? It's totally dehumanizing. Like the girl in this comic says, some days it's so bad, even all she can see of herself is fat. Let's take more care, people. No one deserves to feel less than human.

She Wants To Take A Walk Without The Whole World Telling Her What She Already Knows
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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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