Jobs That Are Worst For Your Health

Compared to those in other rich, developed countries, American workers work a lot, have a lot of stress and don’t get much or enough time off.

A survey from National Public Radio asked adults about their jobs, health and workplace stress levels.  43% of workers said their job negatively affects their stress levels, 28% said their job affects their eating habits while 27% said their work stress messes with their sleeping habits.  Bottom line is if you have vacation days use them!

The four jobs that most negatively affected workers were:

  1. Retail
  2. Construction/outdoor work
  3. Factory or manufacturing
  4. Medical                                                           Source: NY Magazine