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  • Newly Discovered Neural Mechanism of Social Isolation

    Newly Discovered Neural Mechanism of Social Isolation

    By Nicole Xu Social isolation is by no means a new phenomenon, but the issue is currently being highlighted as lockdown and social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic have severely dwindled person-to-person interaction. People of all ages struggle with social isolation, but it can have especially detrimental and long lasting effects in developing children.…