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 Unhappiness at work may lead to ill health New research suggests that the way young adults feel about their careers might affect them physically and mentally by middle age. 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? "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. 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. 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. 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. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Keep an eye on your vision Which skin products are better, ‘medical grade’ or ‘over-the-counter’? Win 1 of 6 R5000 cash prizes Win a R2 000 Skin Renewal voucher Live healthier Exercise benefits for seniors » Working out in the concrete jungle Even a little exercise may help prevent dementia Here’s an unexpected way to boost your memory: running Seniors who exercise recover more quickly from injury or illness When sedentary older adults got into an exercise routine, it curbed their risk of suffering a disabling injury or illness and helped them recover if anything did happen to them. No relief for MS » Drug shows promise against MS in mouse study Vitamin D may slow multiple sclerosis Obesity in girls tied to higher MS risk Exercise may not lower women's risk of MS A Harvard study showed no evidence to support the idea that exercise lowers the risk of multiple sclerosis.