Predicting Loneliness Through Online Digital Footprints.

Predicting Loneliness Through Online Digital Footprints.

User data from Google, YouTube and other online platforms can be used to predict, prevent and even mitigate loneliness, potentially lowering the risk of suicide for at-risk individuals, according to a Rutgers study. “Anxiety and loneliness are typically diagnosed at a...
For New Moms Who Rent, Housing Hardship and Mental Health Are Linked.

For New Moms Who Rent, Housing Hardship and Mental Health Are Linked.

Becoming a parent comes with lots of bills. For new mothers, being able to afford the rent may help stave off postpartum depression. “Housing unaffordability has serious implications for mental health,” said Katherine Marcal, an assistant professor at the Rutgers...