Jennifer has not been able to be home much because she is going to school (technical school) and works full time, thus causing her to return home between 9 P.M. and 10 P.M., often to an empty apartment. She has recently been diagnosed as hypertensive (high blood pressure). She has been advised to lose weight, alter her diet, and reduce the stress in her living situation. fames arrives home after 10 P.M. due to his late working hours.