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That Boring Job Really Could Be the Death of You

E. Forrest Christian Careers, Reviews - Articles 1 Comment

Research published last month in the International Journal of Epidemiology shows a link between being bored at work and dying early. Back in the late 1980s, 7,500 civil servants in London — aged 35 to 55 — were polled about their jobs. Thirty years later, Annie Britton and Martin Shipley of University College London went looking to see what happened …