A couple of recent studies and news items which relate to causative and contributory distressors:
Loneliness is akin to the aging process. Stigmatization, ostracism and discrimination are physically hurtful.
Culture and societal norms are wrapped up in clinical depression. Context matters.
Sleep is particularly lacking these days, pain is an ever increasing burden, and quality of life is absent. Blogging will probably reflect the same in quantity and quality.
- How to Handle Loneliness (everydayhealth.com)
- Limping Along (creatinganewnormal.wordpress.com)