Social networks have existed from the beginning of time - yes, before Facebook! Man (and woman) are social beings and social networks continue to be the support of both individuals and society in general. Whether it befriends, workmates, family or bunches of virtual contacts on the web, we all need and use at least one social network...
Some of our most enduring friendships are forged during our early school years and many children have a 'best friend'. A friend is not only a port of refuge in rough times, but a person with whom we can share all our special and fun moments. And yet, sometimes even the best friendships come to an end. We look at the highs and lows of friendship.
Blended families, formed with new partners and their children are now common, and present a whole new dimension of family dynamics and challenges.
Christmas is not always a season of cheer for everyone. Doctissimo has advice to help you make yours a really Happy and healthy Christmas.
Doctissimo helps you understand the phenomena and find ways out of the vicious circle of loneliness.
The workplace is a social network with its own behavioural codes, rites of passage and complications.
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