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Relationship between commuting and health outcomes in a cross-sectional population survey in southern Sweden

November 2, 2011

Relationship between commuting and health outcomes in a cross-sectional population survey in southern Sweden
Source: BMC Public Health

The results of this study are concordant with the few earlier studies in the field, in that associations were found between commutation and negative health outcomes. This further demonstrates the need to consider the negative side-effects of commuting when discussing policies aimed at increasing the mobility of the workforce. Studies identifying population groups with increased susceptibility are warranted.

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See: Commuting – bad for your health? (EurekAlert!)

Hat tip: PW

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