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Why So Many Doctors Are Experiencing Burnout -- And Some Potential Solutions
 

Why So Many Doctors Are Experiencing Burnout -- And Some Potential Solutions

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Shutterstock Just because a physician treats illnesses doesn't mean they are good at caring for their own health. According to Mindful magazine, almost half of U.S. doctors report symptoms of burnout. Doctors work “an average of 10 hours more per week than other U.S. workers and are nearly twice as likely to be [...]
 
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12 Jan 2017 - General
 
Medicine is not like it was practiced 20 years ago. The stress on the HCP is increased comparatively. First of all the medical study is itself so tough, intense and demanding that it requires lot of dedication and hard work. Doctors have to sacrifice their social life many times. Moreover, due to competition faced in many countries and less earnings, the doctors feel depressed. The solutions can be to have a clear goal before starting and working in that direction without having in mind that sac...
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