Many people face difficult
challenges and responsibilities that may overlap or conflict. These cause stress that
can affect their health. Stress can come from troubles at home, in relationships, and in
the workplace. Family well-being includes all of these:
- Having stable relationships
- Having a key role in the home
- Child-rearing values and methods
- Each family member's mental and physical health and
Researchers are trying to figure out which workplace conditions affect employees'
conflicts between work and family roles. Researchers also are studying the effects of
job stress on spouses and on marriage. And they are looking at how parents' working
conditions may affect their parenting and their children.
Emotional stress can lead to these