As the bills pile up, so do the pounds?

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Registered: 05-15-2009
As the bills pile up, so do the pounds?
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Wed, 07-08-2009 - 5:55pm

According to a new study conducted by The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health & Society Scholars Program, women’s waistlines are affected by financial problems or a difficult job, strained family relationships and feeling limited by life's circumstances.


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Registered: 05-21-2003
Wed, 07-08-2009 - 10:16pm

Sad but true. And we can thank that darn hormone cortisol! Here's more info about how cortisol and stress can negatively affect our bodies. Unfortunately, adding the pounds is not all that happens.

Kelly



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Registered: 01-13-2005
Mon, 07-13-2009 - 10:11am

I don't even need to read this to know it is true-


I just had the AC man here and he started talking $$ with DH and I went in and made a batch of brownies....


SO bad

Erin
Erin