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Dancing away the loneliness: In the UK, social prescriptions help fight isolation during the pandemic


Social prescriptions are relatively common in the United Kingdom, especially to treat loneliness and isolation. When these conditions were exacerbated by the pandemic, the UK already had a strategy in place to help those who need it most, including the elderly.

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Anchor Marco Werman profiles the singer Elisa. She’s a pop sensation in her native Italy since 2001. Now she’s hoping to make it in North America. Elisa kicks off a 17-date tour of Canada and the US next week.