Workaholism: The Addiction of this Century
Read the full article Workaholism: The Addiction of this Century at NeuroscienceNews.com.
A recent study from the University of Bergen shows that 8.3 per cent of the Norwegian work force is addicted to work to the point where it becomes a health issue.
The research is in PLOS ONE. (full open access)
Research: “The Prevalence of Workaholism: A Survey Study in a Nationally Representative Sample of Norwegian Employees” by Cecilie Schou Andreassen, Mark D. Griffiths, Jørn Hetland, Luca Kravina, Fredrik Jensen, and Ståle Pallesen in PLOS ONE. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0102446
Image: Using the Bergen Work Addiction Scale, researchers from the University of Bergen (UiB) in Norway have measured work addiction among workers in Norway. The image is for illustrative purposes only and is not connected to the research. Credit Unsplash.

Workaholism: The Addiction of this Century

Read the full article Workaholism: The Addiction of this Century at NeuroscienceNews.com.

A recent study from the University of Bergen shows that 8.3 per cent of the Norwegian work force is addicted to work to the point where it becomes a health issue.

The research is in PLOS ONE. (full open access)

Research: “The Prevalence of Workaholism: A Survey Study in a Nationally Representative Sample of Norwegian Employees” by Cecilie Schou Andreassen, Mark D. Griffiths, Jørn Hetland, Luca Kravina, Fredrik Jensen, and Ståle Pallesen in PLOS ONE. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0102446

Image: Using the Bergen Work Addiction Scale, researchers from the University of Bergen (UiB) in Norway have measured work addiction among workers in Norway. The image is for illustrative purposes only and is not connected to the research. Credit Unsplash.