Home > Lifestyle > Healthy workplace > Employee wellbeing Employee wellbeing All sections in Healthy Workplace » Workplace Basics » At the Office » Dangerous Jobs » Employee Wellbeing » Health at work » Work and Stress » Work behaviour » Your new job » Workplace News "Throwing sickies" is ruining SA's economy The economy loses between R12- to R16-billion a year as a result of absent workers, many of who aren't actually physically ill but 'throw a sickie' to have a day off. Down syndrome kids’ message to future moms » Join Health24 on Facebook » Subscribe to the newsletter » Ask CyberShrink » 6 ways sexy shoes damage your feet How much energy do you burn at work? 5 ways to get through your day when you're over your job If office politics and constant work stress has left you demotivated and in an anxiety ridden slump then perhaps it's time to hit 'reset' with these practical tips. Psychopaths at work and the 10 jobs that attract them Not all psychopaths are cold blooded killers. In fact, most of them live ‘innocently’ beside us and some of them are even our friends or colleagues. Take a look at their inherent traits and the careers where they're most often found. Employees benefit from natural light Workers exposed to sunshine sleep better and have a better quality of life, researchers say. Sick leave: the facts Here's more about sick leave and the law. Is your employer treating you fairly? 10 FAQ on maternity leave Pregnant and working? You are entitled to maternity leave in SA. Here's what everyone needs to know. Drugs in the workplace Spotting and dealing with opioid dependence in the workplace. Green offices make for more productive staff People who work an office surrounded by plants are happier than people in offices without live foliage, a new study suggests. Feng shui your desk If it feels like your career is in a rut maybe it's time you take action and…rearrange your desk? Workplace wellness in a time of HIV/Aids Since HIV/Aids affects the bulk of SA's working population, World Aids Day provides an opportunity to reflect on the status of the fight against the epidemic in the workplace. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Update on Equazen acquisition by Flordis South Africa 2016 When lice just keep coming back! Cipla Community Hero: Ana Rocha Innovation in Diabetes Care Live healthier Did you know? » Allergies less common in kids who suck their thumbs Two-dose chickenpox shot gets the job done What nits and lice look like in your hair 5 diseases your child can pick up at school School is a place for learning, but it also creates the perfect environment for an infectious disease to spread like wildfire. Healthy legs » The results you should know from the Healthy Legs Survey Could your job be causing varicose veins? Varicose veins? Don't do these exercises 5 stages of vein disease Weak or damaged valves in the veins can cause varicose veins.