Stress in the Workplace

In our modern age of technology, we now have the ability to work 24/7 and this has led to a steep increase in the number of people suffering from work-related stress. Whether you are employed by a company or you run your own business, it can be hard to switch off from your day-to-day responsibilities. Stress has been linked to cancer, mainly due to sufferers tending to resort to unhealthy habits, such as smoking, heavy drinking and overeating. As such, stress is now a permanent fixture on the NHS and government’s agenda in terms of being a major health risk. In this article, we explore the tell-tale signs of stress, sharing tips on when it could be time to consider seeking help.