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HSE report: stress at work is costing billions

The huge cost of stress at work Workplace stress is costing Britain billions and causing some 150,000 Britons to take at least a month off each year. The UK Government’s Health and Safety Executive has made stressbusting a priority issue and published guidance to help …

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The most annoying telephone hold music of all time

It is meant to placate us but it actually drives us crazy. But which is the most annoying telephone hold music of all? A NOP poll commissioned by Stressbusting found a clear winner.

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The secret to a stress-free life

An email which has been circling the world lately claims to reveal ‘the secret to a stress-free life’. It may not do exactly that, but if you are feeling stressed, or even if you are not, it might help you to see your troubles in …

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Sunday night fever: sleep survey

Sunday is the cruellest night for insomniacs, finds an NOP poll conducted for Stressbusting, which also discovers that nearly two-thirds of people now have trouble sleeping. Sunday is by far the hardest night of the week on which to sleep, according to a survey of 1,000 people conducted by NOP on behalf of Stressbusting.

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Tennis: Who is the coolest of them all?

A new ‘Stress Index,’ calculated by stressbusting.co.uk, shows which top tennis players thrive or wilt under the stress of big points – and disproves the theory that tennis champions tend to excel under pressure. Tim Henman is not the sort of player who cracks under …

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