Social Isolation

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Good morning teacher and friends. I, Zahra Zahravi, your friend, would like to present a talk about the most terrific problem that we have recently, which is “social isolation”. I stand here today humbled by the task before us; I do not want to role anyone. I should like to help our own friends who are suffering from social isolation. We all want to help another, human beings are like that. We all want to live by each other’s happiness and prosperity, not by each other’s misery. We do not want to hate and despise one another. Life guide us to live free and beautiful but it seems like we have lost the way. Today, I want to make you realize why we should help friends who are isolating themselves, even though most of us do not seem care about it, also kid around with them. This is not something to joke around. It has remarkable symptoms that may lead to death! I guess there are people in this room who do not know the correct definition of social isolation. Well, social isolation is the lack of social interaction, contact, or communication with other people. Those who socially isolate have an absence of relationships with family and friends or other social networks for instance, Facebook, MySpace, or yahoo messenger. In addition, social isolation can be expressed through physical separation with others, social barriers in their minds or psychological challenges. The effects of isolation on a teenager can be long lasting and create serious problems such as risk of a premature death! Teenagers who are socially isolated are more sensitive to overall health problems. Specific issues related to social isolation outcomes include, firstly stress and hypertension, sleep disturbances, illness and injury, depression, obesity, child maltreatment, later on development of schizophrenia which is chronic and disabling brain disorder that makes it hard for sufferer to distinguish between fantasy and reality, then it is addiction to drugs and at last but not least, is suicide! As...
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