Long Work Hours

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Zalma, Missouri - History
... At the time of Heinrich’s letter, Daniel was in his 40s and did not have long to live ... This factory provided work for women who stacked the box laths in long rows in the sun for drying ... Men never stacked laths on the yard as this was considered “women’s work,” and beneath the dignity of a man ...
Truck Driver - Health Issues - Obesity
... lack of access to healthy food, lack of exercise, sedentary lifestyle, long work hours, and lack of access to care ... Food intake varies during working hours compared to days off and truckers eat meals at the wrong circadian phase during the day ... This is largely determined by long work hours and tight deadlines, the adoption of a sedentary lifestyle and a lack of a place to exercise ...

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