Could the reason behind your illness be your boss?

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By NBC News

Could the reason behind your illness be your boss?

August 6, 2012 Updated Aug 6, 2012 at 9:03 AM CDT

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Bad bosses can not only sour a work day, they may make you sick.

A presentation at the American Psychological Association's annual conference explored how managers effect employee health.

Experts say three-quarters of employees report the biggest stressor in their job is their immediate boss.

Also, a quarter of workers said problems at work had a bigger impact on their health and stress levels than any other factor.

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