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 What is ergonomics and could it make you a happier worker? Ergonomics is a science which tries to increase our well-being... and it does not only apply in an office setting. 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 health benefits of working flexi-hours Companies that allow flexible working hours are offering their employees more than just the opportunity to miss rush-hour traffic. 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. "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. 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. 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. Employees benefit from natural light Workers exposed to sunshine sleep better and have a better quality of life, researchers say. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Managing diabetes in the workplace Back-to-school with diabetes Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks? Live healthier Fact or myth? » Clearing up the confusion around coconut oil Coconut – the 'fruit of life' Can coconut oil really help you lose weight? Experts dish on the high-cal weight-loss tactic. Sobering perks! » 5 tips to avoiding a hangover Can you really be allergic to alcohol? Is giving up booze for a month actually worth it? Many people commit to "Dry January" – but does it do your body any good?