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Overworked, Overwhelmed

Working hours have risen over the last 20 years. So what could this mean for workers and workplaces?

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New Parents Under Pressure

The birth of a baby is cause for celebration but bringing that bundle home can be overwhelming - not only for mothers, but for fathers, too.

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Absent Without Leave

If you had greater flexibility in your working hours, would you take less time off work?

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Men Told To Grow Up

Australian males have been issued a stern warning by doctors - get serious about your health or face the consequences.

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Job Satisfaction Carried Home

After a bad day at work do you head home cranky? What does your mood at home say about your job satisfaction levels?

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Busy Brain Benefits

A job that keeps your mind busy may also protect you from Alzheimer's disease later in life.

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Shift Work: Where Does Fitness Fit In?

Finding the time to exercise is tough for most of us, but often even harder if you're a shift worker. So what are the options for keeping healthy when working long shifts?

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Mobile Approach To Back Pain Pays

Modern thinking on back pain is that bed rest can compound the problem. Dutch research has delivered evidence that an active recovery is the answer.

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Passive Smokers Pay High Price

Inflicting toxic cigarette smoke on family members, friends and colleagues by smoking at home and in the workplace dramatically increases their risk for suffering from lung cancer.

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Stabbing Pain In The Back?

Back pain has been described as the new "office plague". Putting all jokes about ambitious colleagues aside, long hours at computers mean back problems are increasingly common. So what is the key to protecting yourself?

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Alleviate Neck Pain

One very common recommendation for improving neck pain is to get moving. But what kind of exercise is most effective?

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Sharpen Up With Workplace Workouts

Spending too many hours at your computer and feeling tired and lethargic as a result? A few minutes of exercise every hour can give your productivity and health a lift.

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Head Off Hyperventilation

Warning: while you are reading this you may be "unknowingly engaging unnecessary muscles" - and this could lead to an injury or even an attack of hyperventilation.

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Fit For The Job?

Is there a link between job satisfaction and fitness? Research certainly suggests this may be the case. Flexibility, for instance, may be reflected in levels of absenteeism.

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Work Bad For Blood Pressure

The longer you spend in high stress jobs, the more likely you are to have high blood pressure. "Tell us something we don't know," chorus the wage slaves.

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