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London 'Olympics 2012 - Year of the Woman' Won ... - Women's Issues
For the first time in Olympic history, female athletes represented every country at the London 2012 Olympics. Does this signal a step forward for women's rights ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/internationalwomensrights/a/Olympic-First-Female-Athletes-Represent-Every-Country-At-London-2012-Olympics.htm
Notable Women at the London 2012 Olympics: The Famous and ...
While the 2012 London Olympics may be remembered as "the women's Olympics ," these are the female athletes who made their mark by breaking new ground ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/moversshakers/a/Notable-Women-At-The-London-2012-Olympics-Famous-And-Infamous.htm
The Q-Angle and Injuries In Women Athletes - Sports Medicine
Dec 4, 2014 ... While there may be other factors that lead to increase risk of injury in women athletes (strength, skill, hormones, etc..), an increased Q-angle ...
http://sportsmedicine.about.com/od/women/a/Q_angle.htm
Women Athletes and Sports Medicine - About.com
Information for female athletes interested in sports medicine, nutrition, injuries, nutrition and training.
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What Causes Amenorrhea in Athletes - Sports Medicine - About.com
Dec 16, 2014 ... She found that female athletes with amenorrhea had significantly lower bone density than women athletes who had normal periods. When ...
http://sportsmedicine.about.com/od/women/a/Amenorrhea.htm
Athletes and Iron Deficiency Anemia - Sports Medicine - About.com
Dec 16, 2014 ... Iron deficiency is a common problem for women athletes. Studies have routinely found that athletes, especially female athletes, are often ...
http://sportsmedicine.about.com/cs/nutrition/a/012604.htm
ACL Knee Ligament Injury in Female Athletes - Women Athletes at ...
Jun 19, 2014 ... Female athletes are reported to have a higher risk of knee injury, particularly an ... programs designed to reduce ACL injuries in women athletes.
http://sportsmedicine.about.com/od/women/qt/Acl-Injury-And-Female-Athletes.htm
Sex Testing Women Athletes: Another Double Standard For Women
The Degrading, Discriminatory Practice Of Sex/Gender Testing Female Athletes. Male athletes are not sex tested; only women suspected of being men, which is ...
http://womeninbusiness.about.com/od/sexism/a/Sex-Testing-Women-Athletes-Another-Double-Standard-For-Women.htm
5 Inspiring Quotes from Famous Female Athletes - Women's History
Quotes by Women Athletes - Motivation and Success. By Jone Johnson Lewis · Women's History Expert. Share this. 1 of 5 ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/quotes/ss/Quotes-Women-Athletes.htm
Risks of Eating Disorders in Athletes - Sports Medicine - About.com
Jun 9, 2014 ... Some athletes are at high risk for developing an eating disorder. ... Women athletes with eating disorders often fit into a condition called the ...
http://sportsmedicine.about.com/cs/eatingdisorders1/a/aa110600a.htm
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