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Otis informs and counsels readers susceptible to or suffering from eating disorders, amenorrhea, or osteoporosis. She relates cases of women who have conquered this triad of conditions, confirming it can be done, and inspiring readers to triumph over the triad and be successful athletes. 52 illustrations.
Many active women find themselves suffering from one or more of the three health problems of the "female athlete triad": disordered eating; amenorrhea; and osteoporosis. Carol Otis informs and counsels readers who are susceptible to these complaints, and offers guidelines and strategies.