Title FORBES: Working Mothers Prove That Gender Equality Has A Long Way To Go Media name/outlet Forbes Media type Web Country/Territory United States Date 6/02/19 Description According to researchers, working mothers are 18% more stressed than other people - and the figure rises to 40% for those with two children.
A group of academics from Manchester University and the Institute for Social and Economic Research at Essex University conducted an experiment that studied 11 indicators of chronic stress (such as hormone and blood pressure changes) collected from 6025 women and found that working mothers showed significantly increased levels.
URL https://www.forbes.com/sites/biancabarratt/2019/02/06/working-mothers-prove-that-gender-equality-has-a-long-way-to-go/#40f72363c23a Persons Tarani Chandola Title The increased stress felt by working mothers has finally been measured Media name/outlet Sydney Morning Herald Media type Web Country/Territory Australia Date 6/02/19 Description Here’s some validation for working mothers: university research has shown their sense of stress is measurable – they are 18 per cent more stressed than other people.
Researchers from Manchester University and the Institute for Social and Economic Research at Essex University in the UK looked at 11 indicators of chronic stress, including blood pressure and hormones, in 6025 women; they found that working mothers of two children record 40 per cent higher levels on those stress indicators.
URL https://www.msn.com/en-au/lifestyle/familyandrelationships/the-increased-stress-felt-by-working-mothers-has-finally-been-measured/ar-BBTclkF Persons Tarani Chandola
- gender equality
- work life balance