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ERIC Number: EJ668958
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-1080-7543
Helping Teenage Girls Avoid the Female Athlete Triad.
Ilardi, Deb
School Nurse News, v19 n4 p34-38 Sep 2002
Describes how school nurses can advocate for adolescent female students and help them avoid the female athlete triad that includes disordered eating, amenorrhea, and osteoporosis. The article focuses on consequences of the triad, how to uncover the symptoms, working to improve public support, and creating a successful program through partnership. A sidebar presents a parent handout that explains how to encourage a healthy body image. (SM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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