The problem of male workaholics

Many men work tirelessly and in most cases state that this work is aimed at exhausting the personal welfare of his family.

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However, this large amount of activity can turn into a serious obsession that actually hides a way to escape from realities that are favorable. They say that this type of addict is at work all the success you can not get in other areas of your life.

The work, as such, besides being a common means to earn their daily bread, an activity that allows man to strengthen their skills in addition to their creativity and nurture their self esteem and this is normal and satisfactory to make this happen.

However, when this tendency to work undergoes changes that become active in an obsession with the individual begins to suffer the consequences, because it absorbs most of their time leaving no space for other activities that may also provide personally rewarding.

This alteration of behavior is called workaholism and if not caught in time and change compulsive behavior at work can lead to serious health problems.

Generally, those who are suffering from this addiction are people created an obligation to work more than they should on its own initiative, even take over jobs that correspond to them and see them always busy, no time for other things, neglecting their social life and relationships with family and friends.

These people are always mentally absent and should make great efforts to connect both emotionally and socially and tend to form an irritable character, easily offended and always feel inferior to others.

In terms of physical health are exposed to suffer chronic exhaustion and other ailments such as stomach ulcers, heart attacks and chronic bronchitis.

This is a behavior that tends to occur more in men than in women because they are indoctrinated from childhood ideas like power, control, prestige, success and also leads them to establish a relationship that moves away from whatever is feelings’, denying normal emotions in a human such as pain, fear and sadness.

This type of behavior is severe social and population level, since according to statistics in developed countries, where this problem exists, men live on average seven years less than women.

Take a break in his career and his life to reflect on the causes of this behavior is a principle to go ahead and seek professional advice to help you accept this problem, the desire for change, prioritize their personal issues before the labor and to enjoy activities on a personal level.