1 In 3 Say They Like Getting Sick In Order To Take A Break From LifeThe top most-commonly cited perk of being sick is the excuse to spend the day in bed and catch up on sleep.
After Teacher With Cancer Runs Out Of Sick Days, Coworkers Gave Him TheirsTeachers, staff members, administrators and even lunchroom workers who pay into the Florida retirement system transferred 75 sick days to Goodman.
Local Fast Food Workers Join Nat'l Strike For Better Wages, Paid Sick DaysLocal fast food workers and cashiers organizing with sub-contracted cleaners are joining 270 cities around the country in a strike.
Study: Stress At Work Can Lead To Physical SicknessYou can now blame taking a mental health day on your workplace. A new study shows stress at your job can make you physically sick.
Good Question: Are Some Immune Systems Stronger Than Others?Whether it's at work or in our personal lives, it seems some people just tend to get sick more often than others. Most of us work with someone who's never taken a sick day, while others use all of them up every year.
Good Question: Should We Just Get Rid Of Sick Days?The average worker gets eight days of sick leave a year, but most people take between three and six. So as more companies combine personal, vacation and sick days into one pot, should we just do away with sick days?
Minn. Workers Can Soon Take Medical Leave To Care For Family MembersIf you work at a Minnesota company with at least 21 employees, there's a change in the law you should know about. It has to do with sick leave benefits.