According to a new study, retired men are causing trouble at home – and the researchers are calling it “Retired Husband Syndrome.”

 

A study found that wives suffer stress, depression, and an inability to sleep when men quit work – and it gets worse each year the guys are at home.  And apparently it doesn't just affect housewives…it can be even worse for women who are still working while their husbands stay at home.

 

The greater stress was caused in part by the fact that women were faced with an increase amount of housework and the added burden of reduced income.

 

So while people think retirement should be a time of relaxation and a chance for a husband and wife to finally spend time together, the exact opposite happens – and it often leads to divorce in these later years.

 

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