Its not a recent discovery that works causes stress, which in turn causes physical, mental and emotional deterioration. Typically, the first noticeable sign that stress is negatively affecting your body comes from either a decreased energy level or small symptoms such as decreased skin health. For workaholics around the world, these effects are more than well known.
In the article titled Getting Workaholics to Stop and Recharge, the New York Times explores a new alternative treatment that workaholics are using to treat the physical, mental and emotional stress that accompanies those super demanding positions held in the workplace.
You can read the New York Times article here
Source: New York Times