Scientists: Long drive from home to work have a negative impact on the psyche

Ученые: Долгие поездки от дома до работы негативно сказываются на психике

Too long of a trip from home to work have a negative impact on the psyche. To such conclusion researchers in the field of health insurance, examining the data more than 13 million people.

Reports mir24.tv workers who are forced to overcome on the way to location more than 500 km, 15% more likely to not go to work due to mental illness than passing less than 10 km, found the researchers.

They note that even the daily journey to work length of 50 km carry some risk.

It is noted that in 2017, employees who are forced to overcome such a distance, did not come to work due to mental illness in an average of 3.2 days. Among those who drove more than 500 km, this number is 3.4. Those whose work 10 km from home, was sick less and 2.9 days per year.

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