Information overload is one of many contributing factors to technostress and job burnout. Frustration with the inability to keep up with change can cause highly intelligent and knowledgeable people to begin to doubt their abilities, lose interest in their careers, and can even cause serious health decline.
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Experts: Information onslaught bad for your health
By CNN Correspondent Kathy Nellis. There's so much data out there that it's making some people physically ill, according to some experts. Psychologists even have a name for the malady: Information Fatigue Syndrome. (April 15, 1997)
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