Latest Workplace stress Stories

Stress At Work And Unhealthy Lifestyle Raise Coronary Artery Disease Risk
2013-05-14 07:24:36

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online People with job-related stress who lead unhealthy lifestyles are at nearly double the risk of coronary artery disease compared with people who have work-related stress but lead otherwise healthy lifestyles, according to new research published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal. British researchers looked at seven cohort studies from a large European initiative that included more than 100,000 people who were...

2013-04-30 13:48:35

Ongoing effort shows promise in reducing stress in the workplace through cost-effective online tools The use of Internet-based stress management programs (ISM) effectively reduce stress for a sustainable period, according to a Cleveland Clinic study published recently in Annals of Behavioral Medicine. Online stress management programs aim to increase accessibility for individuals affected by chronic stress at a lesser cost than traditional methods. Data suggests that stress reduction...

No Link Between Cancer And Work-Related Stress
2013-02-08 13:27:04

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Work-related stress may give you a heart attack, cause a stroke, make you more likely to consume alcohol, facilitate overeating, strain your relationships, reduce hours of sleep, and shorten your lifespan, but it probably won´t give you cancer, according to a new research in the British Medical Journal (BMJ). Based on a data review from 12 different European studies, an international team of researchers has found that stress from...

2012-12-13 05:02:38

MediFit, a leading fitness and wellness management and consulting company has released a workplace stress infographic detailing how an effective workplace wellness program can combat the negative effects of stress. Stress in the workplace is on the rise, negatively affecting employee productivity and increasing rates of absenteeism. Florham Park, NJ (PRWEB) December 12, 2012 MediFit, a leading fitness and wellness management and consulting company has released a workplace stress...

2012-08-12 23:00:32

Telecommuting jobs are now one popular way to work for a successful Internet entrepreneur. The Internet Marketing for Beginners website now reveals how to work from home for a successful entrepreneur through a new telecommuting jobs report. Jacksonville, Florida (PRWEB) August 12, 2012 Telecommuting jobs are one of the most popular types of employment and one of the alternatives to working normal business hours. One successful Internet entrepreneur is providing information about unique...

2012-07-10 15:59:36

Landmark study of police officers in Buffalo, N.Y., reveals increased incidence of chronic disease, finds suicides higher among those still working The daily psychological stresses that police officers experience in their work put them at significantly higher risk than the general population for a host of long-term physical and mental health effects. That's the overall finding of a major scientific study of the Buffalo Police Department called Buffalo Cardio-Metabolic Occupational Police...

2012-06-24 23:00:32

Dr. Carol Scott M.D., Stress Management Expert and ER physician, to guest star on the live Get Hired Fast Track show on Vokle, on June 27 and 9:00PM EDT. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) June 24, 2012 Losing a career job can have a devastating effect, especially on a professional with a 'career job' spanning many years with the same employer. The loss of the daily routine and structure a job provides and the ensuing job loss and unemployment stress often leads to a downward spiral of panic,...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'