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We Are Not Made for Social Isolation

HHuman beings are social creatures. Our societies and institutions are largely organized around social interaction, and we’re one of the few — if…



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Markham Heid

I’m a long-time contributor at TIME and other media orgs. I write mostly about health. I grew up in Michigan, but these days I live in southwest Germany.