Fear of loosing your job can cause health problems

Posted at 8:28 AM, Oct 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-05 09:16:08-04

If you fear losing your job, that could increase your risk of diabetes.

Researchers studies 140,000 workers found that people worried about becoming unemployed were 19-percent more likely to be diagnosed with diabetes regardless of their age or other health issues.

Other studies have linked insecurities in jobs to weight gain, which is a risk factor for diabetes.