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That Time of the Month? Get to the Gym!

That Time of the Month? Get to the Gym!

Bloating, cramps, mood swings, lack of energy, cravings – we all know what that means: it’s that time of the month. Exercise may be the last thing on your mind, and if your body is telling you to slow down, taking a day off probably won’t hurt. But b ...
Overcoming Female Athlete Woes, Part 1

Overcoming Female Athlete Woes, Part 1

Q: What do I do when my monthly visitor, “Flow”, shows up right before my race? Amy Marsh answers: A: Ah, yes. Dealing with the menstrual cycle is a common challenge that female athletes face. Perhaps the biggest challenge is when your c ...