One crude indicator: life expectancy numbers have tended to stagnate in the U.S. in recent years.
Because discussions of cost, and subsidies, tended to be focused around the hypothetical family of four.
There were also “NASCAR moms” and “soccer moms,” other designations that tended to favor Republicans, as do married women today.
Michaele had bitterly complained about the editing in Real Housewives, which tended to reveal her in an unflattering light.
And they tended to exaggerate how far women have come and how far behind men have fallen.
This was a great joy to him, and tended to promote the recovery of his health.
Iduna, the Goddess, tended the tree on which the shining apples grew.
In an age which tended towards the formation of great monarchies he was vigorously monarchical.
So I had him moved over here, an' I tended him till he died.
Their mother was a vestal virgin,—that is, she was a maiden who tended the sacred fire in the temple of the goddess Vesta.