Employee feeling stress.

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59% Indian Employees Feel Stress Everyday, Reveals Survey

In India, 59% of employees reported they feel stress on a daily basis, surpassing the average of the global and Asia region employees, said a survey by Marsh India. The survey found 50% of employees globally and 51% of employees in Aisa complained of stress in everyday life. It was based on 14,000 employees across 13 countries. Besides, 27% of employees said the pandemic caused them ''entirely'' negative impact. 

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 - 09:15 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Stress, employees, India, Global, pandemic

DOE introduces Happiness Curriculum in private schools

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DOE Directs Private Schools To Introduce 'Happiness Curriculum'

Considering mindfulness in the students curriculum, the Directorate of Education has directed the private schools to initiate a 'Happiness Curriculum'. The DOE tweeted, "Happiness Curriculum with focus on mindfulness has been effective in Delhi's government schools since 2018." However, Following the HC's decision, private schools have been asked to introduce happy class. Besides, the decision comes in… read-more

Sun, 27 Jun 2021 - 11:21 AM / by Vanshika Sharma

Tags: mental health, Covid-19, Stress, happiness, Curriculum

Courtesy: The Times Of India

Bumble gives a week's paid break to its employees

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Dating App Bumble Provides 'Paid Break' To Its Employees

In order to tackle the workplace stress, Dating App Bumble gave a week's paid break to its 700 employees. Emphasising upon the paid break, Clare O'Connor, the Head of Editorial Content stated, "In the US especially, where vacation days are notoriously scarce, it feels like a big deal." Notably, in 2021 till March 31, Bumble and Badoo firms owned by Bumble had its users increased by 30%.

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 - 10:59 AM / by Vanshika Sharma

Tags: Bumble, Dating App, employees, Stress

Courtesy: The Quint

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Nutritionist Suggest Simple Dietary Changes To Combat Anxiety

Amid increasing COVID-caused mental stress and anxiety, nutritionist Nmami Agarwal said the issues can be handled by making simple tweaks into our everyday diet. Highlighting the correlation between gut health and mental health, she suggested that adding nuts, fish, yogurt, idli, and polyphenol-rich items like coffee and green tea increases the production of healthy gut bacteria in the body. Exercise and a healthy sleeping pattern also work… read-more

Tue, 04 May 2021 - 09:00 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Nutritionist, Stress, anxiety, food

Courtesy: NDTV

Stress In Children

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Expert Suggests Ways To Help Children's Well Being In Pandemic Time

Paediatrician Dr Jesal Sheth suggests to address children’s fears and conversations for the emotional well-being and to avoid stress in children during the COVID-19 pandemic. Recommending to engage them in indoor games, Sheth said besides safeguarding them against outside exposure this will make them understand what staying indoor means at these times. The senior consultant at Fortis Hospital added to encourage children to spend more time… read-more

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 07:12 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Lifestyle, Coronavirus Pandemic, children, Stress


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50% Kids Faced Stress During COVID; Low Income Homes Worst: Study

A recent study has revealed that approximately 50% of children suffered stress due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A joint study by the Tata Institute of Social Sciences and NGO ‘Child Rights and You’ claimed that while no age and gender difference was recorded for stress, it was relatively higher in families with low income. Surveying over 800 children of the age group nine to 17 years, the study interpolated that 41.9% of children felt worried… read-more

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 07:40 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Stress, Covid-19, children, mental health