Could a New App Help Cure Loneliness? (2 of 2) (video) Lancaster University Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption Lancaster University researchers have been working alongside a group of old people to develop an app to combat loneliness. Credit Lancaster University Usage Restrictions Credit : Lancaster University Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.