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Many employee assistance programs lack a comprehensive approach to addressing intimate partner violence
The CDC estimates the annual costs of lost productivity due to intimate partner violence victimization at more than $700 million, with more than 7.9 million paid workdays lost per year in the U.S.
From the Johns Hopkins media release:
Additional authors of "Approaches Used by Employee Assistance Programs to Address Perpetration of Intimate Partner Violence" are Monique Clinton-Sherrod, Christine H. Lindquist, Tasseli McKay and Beth Lasater of RTI International.
This research was supported by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
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Getting enough sleep could help prevent type 2 diabetesExtending the hours of sleep can improve men use insulin more effectively, thereby reducing the risk of Type 2 diabetes
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Study suggests higher-activity jobs tied to sleep extremesWorkers in jobs that are more physically demanding tend to be either shorter sleepers (fewer than 6 hours a night) or longer sleepers (longer than 9 hours)
Depression indicators predict work disabilty more than disease activity or response to therapyFocus on well-being could keep patients with arthritis in workforce, when a single depression statement identified those patients more likely to request disability pension
Universal paid sick leave reduces spread of fluUniversal access to paid sick days would reduce flu cases in the workplace by nearly 6% and estimated it to be more effective for small, compared to large, workplaces
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