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Majority of men wouldn’t swap roles with their other half

More than half of husbands would not be prepared to swap roles with their other half, it  has been revealed. A study found juggling childcare with work, planning the weekly meals and running the home are enough to put men off a role reversal. In addition, having to conduct a weekly food shop and getting [...]


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Running errands, online banking and nattering with friends – the modern lunch break

The average lunch “break” now consists of a round of texting, social media updates and an online shopping spree – and eating lunch at our desks, a study has revealed. Workers get through an average of two social media updates, send two personal text messages or emails and make one personal phone call, as well [...]


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Builders are the nation’s healthiest workers – nurses surprisingly suffer

Britain’s builders are the healthiest workers in the country, according to new research. The surprising findings emerged in a study of 2,000 employees, which analysed the food choices, lifestyle habits, fitness levels and working environments of people across a wide range of sectors. It found that, on the whole, people working within the construction industry [...]


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Taken for granted- three and a half years is the point where the romance fades

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Couples start taking each other for granted three years and six months into their marriage, it has been revealed. A poll of 2,000 married adults showed this is the point where couples lose the dating buzz, prefer sleep over sex and stop saying ‘I love you’. The research indicated that after three and a half [...]


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The Cost of Christmas- a third are spending less this year

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Brit’s have officially kept their Christmas spending conservative this year- with the big day just creeping it’s way around the corner, research has revealed that a third of Brits are spending less this festive season, with the rest sticking to the same budget as last year. In fact, a third of frugal Brits will be [...]


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Food Proficiency- cooking perfected at 55

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Women finally become ‘perfect cooks’ at the grand old age of 55, it has been revealed. A new study shows that by her fifties, the average woman has become proficient at throwing random ingredients together to make something delicious, and has the confidence to host a dinner party for 12. Indeed, by this age, women [...]


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Working Waistline- Brits pile on the pounds at work

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British office workers blame their colleagues for their inability to diet, as a new study shows that desk-based office employees puts on an average of 10 pounds during their first year of employment. Rather than taking responsibility for their own weight gain, 64% of people point the finger at co-workers for bringing in too many [...]


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Posted by James Coleman

Mother’s Day Cancelled

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Seven in ten mums WON’T get to put their feet up this Mother’s Day, it was revealed yesterday. A new study shows that despite the 18th March being a day to celebrate mum, she’ll still be expected to do the lion’s share of the chores. And two thirds of mums claim that rather than feeling [...]


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Women hate shopping

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Shopping leaves millions of women flustered and stressed, a study revealed yesterday. The surprise findings emerged in a survey of 2,000 people, and shows that not all females get ‘retail therapy’ from a spot of shopping. One third of ladies get themselves into a complete flap every time they do the weekly shop at the [...]


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Christmas at home

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A third of British mums don’t enjoy Christmas if they go to their children’s house for the day, it was revealed yesterday. The findings emerged in a study of 739 mothers with grown-up children, and shows that many would prefer to host the big day themselves, believing they could do a better job. Fourteen per [...]


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