Work Stress Causes 10 Percent of Strokes

Work Stress Causes 10 Percent of Strokes

Work Stress Causes 10 Percent of Strokes Mental stress at work may increase the risk of stroke, a new study says. The results show that among men in middle and high social classes, those who experienced psychological stress at work were about 1.4 times more likely to have a stroke than others who did not. … Read moreWork Stress Causes 10 Percent of Strokes

Stressed at Work? You May Have a Higher Risk of Stroke

Stressed at Work? You May Have a Higher Risk of Stroke

Stressed at Work? You May Have a Higher Risk of Stroke Expert tips on how to de-stress while you’re on the job It’s already known that stress from work can increase your risk for cardiovascular disease, particularly high blood pressure and heart disease. But a recent study now links work stress to an increased risk … Read moreStressed at Work? You May Have a Higher Risk of Stroke

Stress and stroke: what’s the link?

Stress and stroke: what's the link?

Stress and stroke: what’s the link? Many of us believe stress can cause stroke, but the evidence linking the two is not as clear as you might think. Many of us are plagued by stress. It can affect our sleep, work and relationships, as well as our mental and physical health. But can stress increase … Read moreStress and stroke: what’s the link?

Excessive overtime raises risk of strokes

Excessive overtime raises risk of strokes

Excessive overtime raises risk of strokes Do you work a lot? If your work weeks are longer than normal, you could be more likely of having a stroke, according to a new review. Swedish researchers found a clear link between long working hours and strokes. Strokes are caused by blood clots or haemorrhages in the … Read moreExcessive overtime raises risk of strokes