Navigation Links
How a Woman Holds Fort in Her Little Kingdom – The Kitche

The route to a man’s heart is through his stomach, they say! Is that why the women are always in charge //of the kitchen? Food for thought, of course! Meanwhile, what could be the route to good eating habits and consequently good health? Grab the attention of the lady of the house, says a new study.

Researchers from Newcastle University’s Human Nutrition Research Centre embarked on a study of almost 200 British men and women, who were on the right side of 30. The study revealed, despite men entering the kitchen and even sprucing up some food, a woman still had the last word during shopping for food products, and is still the undisputed leader of the kitchen.

Lead author, Dr Amelia Lake, a Newcastle University research fellow, was rather taken aback with the inferences of the study. In her assessment, the conventional role of a woman, about decisions on food products, and steering the family to eat healthy, still remained a woman’s prerogative. In majority of the households the stereotype role of a woman existed, either subtly or overtly, researchers opined.

"Women have made great progress in terms of equal opportunities over the last few decades so it surprised us to find that many women, even in this relatively young age group, assumed the traditional female role of chief cook and food shopper.” she said.

The reasons attributed were - some women thought they had more time on their hands. While a few felt their husbands always lost track of priorities with a tendency to indulge in frivolous purchases. Some felt that women were good at planning and budgeting, with a pulse on their family’s preferences.

Dr Lake, a registered dietician, said, “One reason for our findings could be that many of our study participants grew up in households that were traditionally structured, with their mothers in charge of most domestic duties. With this as their key reference point, our study couples perhaps easily conformed to gender stereotypes. This work shows how important it is to consider the role of women when developing health intervention policies. Health professionals should also consider this when giving advice on healthy lifestyles and eating.”

So, what’s the moral of the story? If it’s about food, ask your lady. She has the last word!



Source-Medindi
SAV
'"/>




Related medicine news :

1. Woman gets cancer from transplanted kidney
2. Woman prisoner in Bihar found HIV positive
3. Death Of Singaporean Woman After Mysterious Illness
4. Woman In Coma Gives Birth To Daughter
5. Another British Woman In Court For New Breast Cancer Drug
6. Woman swallows mobile phone - assault by boyfriend?
7. Death Of Woman Following Family Planning Operation Creates Panic
8. Life Beyond Cancer - Delhi Woman Tells How
9. UK Woman To Raise Funds For Women Welfare
10. Initial tests negative for bird flu in Romanian Woman
11. Woman suffering from degenerative disorder committed assisted suicide
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/31/2016)... Miami, FL (PRWEB) , ... May 31, 2016 , ... ... the wellness industry, today released ten predictions on the future of wellness, travel, spa ... CEOs of top travel, spa and beauty companies to leading economists and researchers - ...
(Date:5/31/2016)... ... May 31, 2016 , ... In his latest video, ... traits in humans. Using presidential candidate Donald Trump as an example, Kalsi describes ... “AstroNumerology is not about adding numbers up,” says Kalsi. “It is about looking ...
(Date:5/31/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 31, 2016 , ... The Orthopaedic ... executive committee members: , David G. Lewallen, MD, began his term as president ... president. Michael L. Parks, MD, is OREF’s new president-elect. Richard F. Kyle, MD, will ...
(Date:5/31/2016)... , ... May 31, 2016 , ... Phynd Technologies, Inc. ... GA; Houston Methodist – Houston, TX and Shore Medical Center – Somers Point, NJ. ... three different, leading EHR solutions, demonstrating the breadth of Phynd’s solution and its interoperability. ...
(Date:5/31/2016)... ... ... In a recent interview on The Greenburgh Report radio show hosted by ... (1460 AM), leading medical insurance advocate Adria Goldman Gross discussed several eye-opening issues ... , During the interview with Mr. Feiner that aired on May 7, 2016, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/30/2016)... New York , May 30, 2016 ... market report titled, "Advanced (3D/4D) Visualization Systems Market - ... 2016 - 2024." According to the report, the global ... 1.8 Bn in 2015 and is anticipated to expand ... to reach US$ 3.2 Bn in 2024. ...
(Date:5/30/2016)... May 30, 2016 On 28 May, ... hepatitis by 2030. At the 69 th World Health ... Viral Hepatitis Strategy, signalling the greatest global commitment in viral ... of eliminating hepatitis B and C by 2030 and includes ... will reduce annual deaths by 65% and increase treatment to ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... , May 27, 2016  A new study highlights the necessity of health literacy ... Journal of the American College of Radiology , a majority of oncology patients undergo ... Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160527/373022 ... ... Medical Diagnostic Imaging Ampronix ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: