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Obese Workers Costs A Whopping $73.1B In Healthcare, Absenteeism And Presenteeism

Asheville, NC (CompNewsNetwork) - The cost of obesity among U.S. full-time employees is estimated to be $73.1 billion, according to a new study by a Duke University obesity researcher, published last month in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. This is the first study to quantify...

Certain Work Characteristics Lead To Burnout, Illness

Asheville, NC (CompNewsNetwork) - Job burnout among employees working in human service settings may lead to long-term illnesses, reports a study in the October Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. The research performed at the Danish National Research Centre for the Working Environment...