You would think that working in healthcare would be healthy for you.
Surprisingly, there were 10 different healthcare jobs listed on Business Insider’s “Most Unhealthy Jobs in America.”
Shift work can quickly destroy your health. When you are alternating between early morning shifts, evenings, and night shifts, your body is constantly stressed. You might find yourself suffering from sleep disorders, continual high stress levels, and at an increased risk of diabetes, irritable bowel syndrome, and heart disease.
A study done in 2012 by the Journal of Nursing Administration found that 55% of nurses surveyed would be classified as obese.