Women in PR prefer drink and sex to the gym according to a new survey on
exercise, diet and beauty.
Health magazine Zest questioned 100 female PR professionals and found
that over a third preferred sex to other forms of physical activity.
But despite most being aware of the recommended amount of weekly
exercise, only 33 per cent reach this target.
An overwhelming 97 per cent blamed long working hours and a busy social
Although 85 per cent claimed to stay within the advised limit of 21
alcoholic units per week, 60 per cent have had a hangover at work at
least once in the last six months.
Alcohol and nicotine were favoured stress-busters. Almost half relax
with a stiff drink and 70 per cent smoke regularly. Only seven per cent
said they play sport to relax.
Respondents were more healthy in their attitude towards food. Eighty-
nine per cent cook a proper evening meal rather than snacking.