People are so afraid of authority figures and doctors are authority figures.
Although beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, the feeling of being beautiful exists solely in the mind of the beheld.
We virtually never feel our age, but thinking that we should can lead to disaster.
If you're feeling abandoned by the world, interact with anyone you can.
If you want to end your isolation, you must be honest about what you want at a core level and decide to go after it.
Absolutely lonely people have few personal interactions of any kind.
At times in my life, I have been utterly lonely. At other times, I've had disgusting infectious diseases. Try admitting these things in our culture.