Infographic: Is Your Job Killing You?
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Infographic: Is Your Job Killing You?

An infographic by Human Resources MBA looks at work-related stress and how it affects people and their lives.

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/>‘Is Your Job Killing You?’ states that women who have control/power in a workplace were 70% more likely to die compared to those that don’t feel in control.

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/>The top 10 most stressful jobs go to: commercial pilots, public relations officers, senior corporate executives, photojournalists, newscasters, advertising account executives, architects, stockbrokers, emergency medical technicians, and real estate agents.

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/>Some of the common causes of work stress are: heavy workloads, management techniques, lack of support and relationship with co-workers, restructuring in the workplace, and physical and verbal abuse.

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/>The infographic also says that stress is the number one cause of extended leaves of absence from work in the UK.

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/>Stress has said to be linked to heart disease, stroke, obesity, memory problems, depression, sleep issues, aggravation of skin conditions, quickened progression of HIV/AIDS and digestive issues.

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/>The infographic ends with tips on how to reduce job stress, such as eating well, exercising often, getting enough sleep, properly aligning workload, and making sensible work schedules.

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/>Click to view full infographic

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/>[via Daily Infographic]
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