Physicians Are Healthier Than Nurses, Other Workers, Says Survey

Are doctors following the same health and wellness advice they give to their patients? Based on new Gallup data, physicians appear to be in better health than other members of the workforce-even nurses-which could set a good example for patients. Gallup interviewed more than 1,900 physicians and more than 7,100 nurses over the course of eight months as part of their Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index.  They compared the responses of these health care professionals to other people who were employed during that time period to see how the health of medical workers stacked up. The index was divided into physical health … Continue reading