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August 14, 2019

Vacationing More Often May Reduce Metabolic Syndrome Risk

JAMA. 2019;322(9):804-805. doi:10.1001/jama.2019.11134

For all the dedicated workers who bypassed taking time off for a summer getaway, a recent Psychology & Healthstudy offers a bit of advice: using vacation time instead of forfeiting it could lessen the chances of developing metabolic syndrome, which raises the risk of heart disease, stroke, and diabetes.