Testing the association between psychosocial job and adverse birth outcomes - design and methods
- E-Stress. Boyd, John H. // Business Credit;Jun2000, Vol. 102 Issue 6, p10
Examines e-stress, defined as the psychological and/or physiological response to the technological environment of today's office operations. Major causes; Results of unmanaged stress; Method of managing stress.
- Lay Counsellors' Experiences of Delivering HIV Counselling Services in Public Health Facilities in a Eastern Cape Province District of South Africa. Peltzer, Karl; Davids, Adlai // Journal of Psychology in Africa;2011, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p53
The study examined experiences of lay counsellors who provide HIM counselling services to identify potential HIV counselling needs. Qualitative and quantitative interview data were collected from 74 lay counsellors from a sample of Eastern Cape Province district's health facilities (n=74)....
- Job Stress Audits. Prior, Chris // Treasury & Risk Management;Apr99, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p20
Reveals the increase in the number of stress-related illness claims in the United States. Absence of a coverage that exists solely for stress-related illness; Early warning signs that show an employee is overstressed; Wellness Checkpoint software introduced by InfoTech which determines the...
- Stress in the Workplace. Arellano, Jonah // Rural Telecommunications;May/Jun2007, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p8
The article describes the severity of work stress in the U.S. According to the American Psychological Association, majority of U.S. workers feel more stressed at work than at home. The American Institute of Stress revealed that due to stress, about 1 million employees miss work each day. Some of...
- Harnessing Stress. Schetchikova, Nataliya // ACA News (American Chiropractic Association);Jul2009, Vol. 5 Issue 7, p22
The article offers information on the significance of stress. It states that stress is a physical and mental response to the difference between the expectations and personal experiences of a person. It notes several factors that cause stress which include bright light and loud sounds, financial...
- How to Balance Your Personal and Professional Lives. Jackson, Rem // Podiatry Management;Jun/Jul2007, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p219
The article offers tips for professional employees on coping with stress. It is suggested that professionals should first recognize that they have a right to a happy, balanced personal and professional life. They are advised to prioritize their personal life first and their professional life...
- 10 WAYS TO BEAT STRESS. Allardice, Pamela // Australian Women's Weekly;Mar2005, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p157
Offers tips to fight stress. Things to do to release negative emotions; Tea and essential oils recommended that can relieve stress; Steps in acupressure tapping.
- It's all a blur. Johnson, Dave // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Mar2006, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p6
The article discusses the warning signs of the so-called technostress or negative spillover, stress caused by too much use of technology. These signs include pain between the thumb and wrist, use of the thumb to ring doorbells or to point directions and starting breakfast conversation by...
- Stress study concerns. // RoSPA Occupational Safety & Health Journal;May2011, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p7
The article focuses on the study which reveals that mild stress can offer workers the risk of long-term disability and an inability to work.