Table 1

Health conditions in the past 12 months (more than one answer allowed)

Health Conditions in Past Year

Percentage of nurses who reported this condition


Anxiety

49

Back pain

41

GI Problems such as IBS or reflux severe enough to interfere with work

34

Depression

33

Arthritis

24

High blood pressure or Heart Disease

21

Headaches severe enough to interfere with work

19

Asthma

9

Diabetes

6

Chronic pain or fibromyalgia

3

Cancer or cancer survivor

2


Kemper et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2011 11:26   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-11-26

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