Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: Are you drinking your sugar intake? > Health-in-Motion 14 June 2016 Don't take on too much Women who care for their family and look after their home may be paying for these services with their health. Canadian scientists have shown that caring for children and performing household chores exposes women to an increased risk of contracting heart problems. It’s well documented that women who suffer from heart disease tend to have worse symptoms and are more likely to die from the condition than men. The researchers believe that this may, in part, be the case because women tend to be burdened with the lion’s share of housework and childcare. 0 More: Daily Dose: Are you drinking your sugar intake?Health-in-Motion advertisement Other news Medical How much are teens really sleeping? Diet and nutrition Is it food poisoning or a stomach bug? News SEE: Only 43 people on earth have this rare blood type Medical SEE: How this woman's foot fungus got out of control Mental health Do we need a break from our smartphones? Medical Can you cough up a lung? From our sponsors R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher up for grabs! Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know 8 strategies for treating both your bladder problems and your depression Live healthier Don't even bother » SEE: When you cough, this is what happens to your body LISTEN: Can you spot the smoker’s cough? 7 cough remedies that definitely don’t work A chronic cough can be the bane of your life. Here are seven cough remedies you shouldn't waste your time with. Be in the know! » How to manage sensitive teeth 5 ways runners mess up their teeth Oral health basics: what you need to know Dr Simon Reeves talks us through the importance of oral health basics. Here’s how to care for your teeth properly.