The average middle-aged woman had a 28-inch waistline in the 1950s — and today the average measurement is 34 inches.
Women no longer do as much physical housework as they used to — thank God!
Portion sizes were smaller back in the day as well. Housewives used to burn 1,000 calories per day doing housework.
The solution? The girdle is back! Like all these girdles on Amazon.com
Like medical corsets. Like Spanx on steroids, they call it.