Tuesday, April 8, 2008

Blogging can seriously damage your health

'Blogged to death': it's an attention-grabbing headline, and it's not even about reaction to the current series of Lost. But in March, Russell Shaw, a technology contributor to Zdnet and the Huffington Post, died from a heart attack a few months after Marc Orchant, another US tech blogger, died following a massive coronary. Meanwhile, the New York Times is reporting stress, sleep disturbance and exhaustion among members of the blogging community, and there is a question being bandied around: did blogging kill these people?

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