Exactly how much housework does a husband create?
ANN ARBOR, Mich.---Having a husband creates an extra seven hours a week of housework
for women, according to a University of Michigan study of a nationally representative sample of U.S. families.
For men, the picture is very different: A wife saves men from about an hour of housework
Ontario women live longer but don't prosper: Study
...come women age 65 and older have a disability that requires the help of another person to carry out routine daily activities such as grocery shopping, housework
and meal preparation.
Older women are also about 50 per cent more likely than older men to be admitted to hospital for a fall-related injury, which...
Large Study of Lacrisert(R) Dry Eye Insert:
...so resulted in significant improvement in mean occurrence of discomfort in heated areas ( P < 0.0001) and significant improvements when performing housework
( P = 0.0018). Patients reported significant reductions in mean severity of DES symptoms ( P < 0.0001). The most commonly reported adverse event...
New National Online Survey Says Bipolar Depressive Symptoms Have Impact on Day-To-Day Tasks as Well as Social Activities(1)
...because of bipolar depression.(1) In addition, people with bipolar disorder reported that bipolar depressive symptoms affected their ability to manage housework
(73%) and run errands (59%).(1) This online survey was commissioned by the National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare and AstraZeneca to bet...
Gurgle's Guide on How to Beat Morning Sickness and Pregnancy Fatigue
...but make sure that the water is warm, not hot
- Give yourself a break if you can't accomplish all of your usual everyday tasks - the housework
- When your friends and family offer to help - let them!
- Sleep on your side with a pillow between your ...
Jennifer & Gigi: A Story of Love and Compassion with a Hollywood Twist -- In honor of National Family Caregivers Month, CarePages.com celebrates "Grandma Gene" and gives a voice to the community of caregivers around the world
.... Like Jennifer, many never expected to have such responsibilities, but somehow manage to take them on while juggling careers, personal relationships, housework
and the needs of their children and spouses.
"These amazing individuals deserve to be honored and celebrated during National Family Ca...
Vigorous Exercise Can Cut Breast Cancer Risk
For the study, vigorous activity was defined as heavy housework
(scrubbing floors, washing windows, demanding yard work, digging, chopping ...nd colleagues.
They also found that non-vigorous activity, such as light housework
(vacuuming, doing laundry, painting, general gardening) and light sports or...
Vigorous activity protects against breast cancer
...y weight control. Vigorous activity was judged to include things like heavy housework
(scrubbing floors, washing windows, heavy yard-work, digging, chopping wood... Interestingly, the authors found that non-vigorous activity, such as light housework
(vacuuming, washing clothes, painting, general gardening) and light sports ...
Credit Counseling Agency Helps Consumers Live Healthier While Becoming Financially Fit
...ng, or staying, in shape. A family walk around the neighborhood, http://www.careonecredit.com/Tips/exercise-videos-92.aspx [exercise videos], and even housework
can all be a part of an effective and inexpensive exercise routine.
2. Second-Hand Fitness Equipment - For those individuals who prefer working o...
Commonly used medications associated with impaired physical function in older adults
... hygiene, toileting, transferring, bed mobility and eating as well as higher order activities including shopping, cooking, managing money, doing light housework
and using a telephone.
The findings are from more than 3,000 people with an average age of 78 years. Almost half (40 percent) of participants were ...