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Your Email Could Be Really Bad For Your Health | Care2 Causes

Your Email Could Be Really Bad For Your Health | Care2 Causes

Email could be the latest workplace hazard facing us according to a recent study by University of California-Irvine and U.S. Army researchers . Not checking your email constantly at work lowered stress in the study’s participants and also led to them being more productive. Heart rate monitors were attached to each of the 13 Army workers in a “suburban office center” who participated and software sensors were used to track how often they switched screens on their computers. Those who agreed to give up email for five whole days were found to only switch screens an average of 18 times, while those who went about their work like many of us (i.e., screen-hopping on a very regular basis) were found to switch screens an average of 37 times. The researchers found that, as the New York Times puts it, not being a “slave” to your inbox meant people were able to focus more on single t...

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