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house

Vox populi A residence, domicile, place where an activity occurs. See Almshouse, Clearinghouse, Halfway house, Phoenix House, Project house.

Patient discussion about house

Q. How can I "allergy proof" the house? My nephew will be coming to stay with me for a couple of months and he is highly allergic. How can I allergy proof the house so he'll be protected?

A. Excellent tips :)
In the meantime everything is fine.
Thanks..

Q. How can i prevent my mother reducing the overweight? she is an 52 years of old. She is an house wife

A. Do you mean how to help her lose her overweight?
The best way is diet and exercise. In order for her not to feel like she is the only one on a diet, its best if all the family starts eating a healthy diet. This will help both her and all of you. She should also exercise. You can encourage her by taking walks with her around the neighborhood, or walking to the grocery store instead of driving there, taking the steps instead of an elevator and more.
Here is a website with a lot of information on how to eat healthy:
http://www.helpguide.org/life/healthy_eating_diet.htm

Q. How can i prevent my mother reducing the overweight? she is an 52 years of old. She is an house wife she had diabetic & BP

A. I think that the key to weight loss is not so much as dieting but taking control over what and how much you eat. I eat at least six times a day, thats four meals and two snacks. The protions that i eat however are not that big. I mostly just eat until I'm full or just satisfied. I really dont excercise either except for walking and I have lost 55 pounds over about a 3 or 4 month period. I LOVE food and the few diets that i did try didnt work, either because I was still hungry or I just didnt stick to them long enough to see results. I don't know if this works for everyone, but it worked for me. I think this worked because eating six meals a day kept my metabolism running almost constantly, so i ended up burning more calories than i took in. This may not take the weight off fast, but it can help you lose weight and keep it off. Hope this helps.

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Like Hersch and Stratton, these authors find that hours spent on housework adversely affect married women's wages and have an indeterminate effect on married men's wages.
The purpose of this paper is to take a new look at husbands' and wives' decisions about market work and housework time allocations.
7 hours daily on housework - almost 2 hours more every day.
One telling statistic: women spent 46 to 49 minutes relaxing while men did child care or housework on their day off, but men spent about 101 minutes in leisure while their partners did some kind of work.
I can't understand why more men don't do more housework as I find it quite therapeutic
Housework was defined as laundry, cleaning and cooking - those tasks deemed the most hated of the chores.
I was acutely aware of expected gender roles, and it was a given that my partners and I would share housework.
Accordingly, an empirical examination of the intersections between masculinity and housework when fathers stay home is critical in our attempts to understand whether inequalities in housework persist even when men are full-time caregivers.
A wide-ranging comparison of British lives these days with those of 30 years ago revealed that women are spending more time at work and devoting less time to housework, Science Daily reported.
Women have long been annoyed that they do more housework than men, as demonstrated by many studies, but now they are really steamed.
A poll for BBC Radio 4's Woman's Hour suggests that women spend an average of 11 and a half hours doing housework by their own estimation, while men complete just six.