Do you have a demanding job?
Find a Conversation
|Tue, 09-18-2012 - 9:01am|
Do you have a demanding job? Does your job cause you stress? It may not be good for your heart according to this Health Day News article. "After taking lifestyle, age, gender and socioeconomic status into account, European researchers found that these workers are 23 percent more likely to have a heart attack than other people with less job-related stress..."Our findings indicate that job strain is associated with a small but consistent increased risk of experiencing a first [coronary heart disease] event, such as a heart attack," study leader Mika Kivimaki, of the University College London, said in a journal news release." MORE
Have you ever considered leaving a job because you felt it was bad for your health?