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Know how occupational stress is taking a toll on employees

Stress is an inevitable part of work-life and without enough eu-stress (minimal amount of stress to perform), we all can’t function well, while on other hand, de-stress is experienced when the job demands exceeds the capacity of employees. Rapid industrialisation has taken a toll on everyone’s well-being. Job insecurity, mismanagement and law-based policies which don’t […]

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Exposure to pesticides and metals in day-to-day life tied to increased heart disease risk

Exposure to pesticides and metals in day-to-day life tied to increased heart disease risk

Workplace exposure to metals and pesticides is linked to a heightened risk of heart disease in Hispanic and Latino workers, reveals research published online in the journal Heart. Language barriers and low levels of education, coupled with fears about job security and immigration status, may make this rapidly growing ethnic group especially vulnerable, say the […]

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38% Indians face mental health problems, reports survey

Why mental well-being at the workplace matters

A negative work environment can trigger physical and mental health problems. It can also push someone towards substance abuse or alcoholism and also can affect productivity of an employee or individual. To highlight the importance of mental health at the workplace, the theme for the World Mental Health Week 2017 is ‘Mental Health at Workplace,’ […]

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American Academy of Paediatrics releases first ever guidelines on tattoos and piercings for children

American Academy of Paediatrics releases first ever guidelines on tattoos and piercings for children

More young Americans are getting tattoos than ever before, starting at young as eight years old, according to a new report. As of 2010, 38 per cent of millennials reported having tattoos and between 10 and 23 per cent of Gen Z-ers reported having piercings somewhere besides the earlobes. Now, the growing popularity of tattoos […]

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