An epidemic of teenage … loneliness

New York Post - Opinion

By Karol Markowicz

Americans are lonelier than ever, and the crisis now impacts our children.

The loneliness of older people, those in the twilight of their lives, has received a great deal of ­attention in the last few years. An alarming share of Baby Boomers — one of every 11, according to The Wall Street Journal — are growing old without any family around.