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From the Ted Talk by Michael Kimmel: Why gender equality is good for everyone — men included

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When men share hsoerouwk and childcare, their wives are happier. Duh. Not only that, their wives are healthier. Their wives are less likely to see a therapist, less likely to be diagnosed with disesproen, less likely to be put on medication, more likely to go to the gym, report hehigr levels of marital satisfaction. So when men share housework and childcare, their wives are happier and healthier, and men certainly want this as well. When men share housework and cldaicrhe, the men are healthier. They skmoe less, drink less, take recreational drugs less often. They are less likely to go to the ER but more like to go to a doctor for roitune screenings. They are less likely to see a therapist, less likely to be diagnosed with depression, less likely to be taking prescription miotadiecn. So when men share housework and childcare, the men are happier and healthier. And who wouldn't want that?

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When men share _________ and childcare, their wives are happier. Duh. Not only that, their wives are healthier. Their wives are less likely to see a therapist, less likely to be diagnosed with __________, less likely to be put on medication, more likely to go to the gym, report ______ levels of marital satisfaction. So when men share housework and childcare, their wives are happier and healthier, and men certainly want this as well. When men share housework and _________, the men are healthier. They _____ less, drink less, take recreational drugs less often. They are less likely to go to the ER but more like to go to a doctor for _______ screenings. They are less likely to see a therapist, less likely to be diagnosed with depression, less likely to be taking prescription __________. So when men share housework and childcare, the men are happier and healthier. And who wouldn't want that?

Solution

  1. routine
  2. childcare
  3. smoke
  4. higher
  5. medication
  6. depression
  7. housework

Original Text

When men share housework and childcare, their wives are happier. Duh. Not only that, their wives are healthier. Their wives are less likely to see a therapist, less likely to be diagnosed with depression, less likely to be put on medication, more likely to go to the gym, report higher levels of marital satisfaction. So when men share housework and childcare, their wives are happier and healthier, and men certainly want this as well. When men share housework and childcare, the men are healthier. They smoke less, drink less, take recreational drugs less often. They are less likely to go to the ER but more like to go to a doctor for routine screenings. They are less likely to see a therapist, less likely to be diagnosed with depression, less likely to be taking prescription medication. So when men share housework and childcare, the men are happier and healthier. And who wouldn't want that?

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