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Costs of 'job strain' related depression

Gabrielle Lis

What is job strain? How is it linked to depression? And what are the associated costs? New Australian research has the answers...

Remember that old TV show Candid Camera? For each segment there was a set-up, there was a sucker and there was a hidden camera, recording the hilarious humiliations that ensued. I haven’t been able to track down the footage, but in an episode that struck my ten year old self as roll-around-on-the-carpet-almost-making-yourself-sick funny, a woman applying for a job was charged with removing cakes from a conveyor belt, placing the cake...

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