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The Depressing truth about overtime

John Kerr posted in on January 26th, 2012.

The odds of a major depressive episode are more than double for those working 11 or more hours a day compared to those working seven to eight hours a day, according to a new study. Researchers followed about 2000 middle aged British civil servants (as part of the ‘Whitehall II Study‘) and found a robust […]

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