Having it all: dispelling the myths about work and motherhood

13 March 2012

8 March 2012

Dr Anne McMunn (UCL Epidemiology & Public Health)

We hear a lot about the stresses of juggling motherhood with paid work, and the subsequent harm this might cause children. However, this lecture to mark International Women’s Day discusses evidence from UK cohort studies following generations of men and women which suggests that working mothers not only end up healthier in mid-life, but that their daughters may also end up happier too.

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