Benefits news you may have missed: June 1-5

From the best strategies to improve employee mental health to how loneliness is hurting employee health, here are some of this week’s top stories.

HRE soundbite: Loneliness is ‘as deadly as smoking 15 cigarettes a day’

Cigna’s Dr. Stuart Lustig sounds off on how the issue is affecting employees’ health–and, in turn, employers.