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# Sick day

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# pulling a sickie
9 things absolutely everyone does after deciding to pull a sickie
Reading your email from your boss’s perspective.
# calling in sick
This guy called in sick to a place he didn't work and the result was excellent
Bad call.
Giving women time off for periods would be unfair - but we need to talk about them more
A company in the UK has introduced a “period policy” that will allow women leave if they are suffering.
# Sick day
An unmissable day of golf awaits and here's your ticket for an afternoon on the couch
Make sure there’s enough ink in that printer.
# work it out
Indian government worker sacked after pulling a 24-year-long sickie
The civil servant took leave from work in 1990 and never came back.
# Sick day
Tiger Woods stops to vomit on the first hole, makes birdie anyway
Woods still 20 shots off the pace despite this impressive effort on Saturday.
# Sick day
Reilly won't speak at nurses conference because he's unwell
Nurses will debate motions on bullying and Universal Health Insurance at the conference in Kilkenny.
# sinking dread
The 7 stages of taking a sick day
You think it will be good. It won’t.
# nine times
10 things Ferris Bueller taught us about pulling sickies
Ferris Bueller, you’re my hero!
# Stress
Younger workers twice as stressed as their parents, survey shows
People under 30 are also far more likely to call in sick to work than those over 55, according to the study.