Can Job Stress Cause Cancer?

Tools

By Alabama News Network

Stress on the job can lead to health risks like smoking and over-eating.

But researchers say there's no evidence it causes cancer.

A study in the british medical journal looked at work related stress and found no link to the development of colorectal, lung, breast or prostate cancers.

However, job strain can cause chronic inflammation, which may be a cancer risk.



This content requires the latest Adobe Flash Player and a browser with JavaScript enabled. Click here for a free download of the latest Adobe Flash Player.

Poll

Which Restaurants Would You Most Like to See in Montgomery? (vote for one or more)

  • Benihana
  • California Pizza Kitchen
  • Chuy's
  • J. Alexander's
  • Landry's Seafood
  • P.F. Chang's
  • Romano's Macaroni Grill
  • Ruth's Chris Steak House

What's onFull Schedule

Hot Video From AP

AP Video