Is It Getting Worse To Be A Doctor?
Studies seem to indicate that doctors are "burning out" more frequently and that more than half of U.S. physicians experience it at some point.By Sebastian Martinez | December 8, 2015
For physicians, stress and exhaustion seem like obvious occupational hazards. But doctors are increasingly emotionally taxed as well. (Video via Maimonides Medical Center)
New research shows physicians in training are prone to depression, with a separate study finding almost a third of them were depressed during their residency, opening the door to several long-term health risks as well as more depression later in life. (Video via Johns Hopkins Medicine, Department of Defense)