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  1. first person
    Going Hungry in the KitchenWhen it’s your job to feed everyone else, nobody ever suspects that you’re starving.
  2. first person
    What Happened When I Tried to Carry the World on My BackThe climate movement feels entitled to Black women’s time and energy, leading to a unique kind of burnout.
  3. first person
    A Month in a Tuscan Villa Didn’t Fix My BurnoutIt’s easy to have perspective at the birthplace of the Renaissance. But what about when rent’s due?
  4. burnout
    When to Just Quit AlreadyHow to figure out it’s time to move on — and be okay with it.
  5. sustainability
    I’m Tired of Being SustainableOn the burnout that follows once you realize you’re not going to single-handedly save the environment.
  6. the cut podcast
    We Are All Burnt OutIs there any way to break free? We set out for answers, guided by a Japanese novel, a mastermind of self care, and the one and only Esther Perel.
  7. work
    What Happens When All Your Co-workers Quit?As a record number of Americans leave their jobs, those who can’t are working themselves sick.
  8. science of us
    The Clock-Out CureFor those who can afford it, quitting has become the ultimate form of self-care.
  9. overloaded
    Beyond BurnoutFive Black women on working yourself sick.
  10. piece of work
    You Can Now Be Diagnosed With BurnoutBurnout can look a lot like depression, but the World Health Organization is attempting to draw a distinction.
  11. productivity
    A Wellness Blogger From the 1400s Weighs in on to-Do ListsThey never end!
  12. Sometimes Not Working Is Work, TooWhy the super-motivated need to force themselves to rest.
  13. How to Be Extremely Productive Without Getting Extremely ExhaustedA new book shows how strategies favored by elite athletes can benefit the rest of us.
  14. Just Like Burnout at Work, It’s Possible to Burn Out on ParentingA new study explores what plenty of parents already know.
  15. Thinking of Your Job As a Calling Isn’t Always a Good ThingThere’s such a thing as too much passion for your work.
  16. There’s Such a Thing As Too Much Work EthicIt’s a virtue, sure, but when it’s misunderstood, it’s also something that can hold you back.
  17. Maybe You Have Neurasthenia, a 19th-Century Diagnosis for BurnoutPeople like to believe that now is the most hectic time in human history, whenever now happens to be.
  18. You Call It Burnout. These Scientists Might Call It Depression.A new study argues that burnout and depression might sometimes be one and the same.
  19. mental health
    If You Feel Burned Out, You Should Maybe Get Screened for DepressionIn a study of schoolteachers, there was huge overlap.
  20. Nurses Who Care the Most Burn Out FastestA drive to help others can backfire.