Tags: Menopause

Three quarters of women experiencing menopause feel unsupported at work

Almost three quarters (72 per cent) of female workers experiencing menopause related symptoms say they feel unsupported in the workplace. One in five (19 per cent) say their symptoms have a damaging effect on their work, while one ten (10 per cent) have even considered leaving their jobs. These are the findings from research carried…

Women aged 45-54 suffer more stress and depression than all other age groups

Older women in the workplace While health issues affect all workers, there are some specific issues which particularly affect older women and are often neglected or overlooked by employers. Women are more likely to suffer from stress in the workplace. An HSE survey into self-reported workplace illness found incidences of work related stress, anxiety and…