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28 September 2013

Financially independent women living dangerously, researchers say

Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)

An increasing number of the new generation of financially independent women is spending the newfound wealth to live dangerously; many drinking and eating themselves to poor health and an early death.

A combination of corporate attention on this wealth and poor individual dietary decisions based on the ability to afford have marked these women as the hottest targets for marketers of alcohol and fatty foods.

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Source: Standard Digital, Kenya

Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)