Sports Medicine
Posted on: May 24
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How Women Can Benefit from Sports Medicine Care

Sports medicine focuses on the care of athletes, both professional and recreational. Because the female body is built differently, women can sustain different sports injuries than men, such as more stress fractures and knee injuries. In this video, Dr. Tamika Dawson-Knox—Sports Medicine Physician at IU Health and Assistant Professor of Clinical Family Medicine at the Indiana University School of Medicine—outlines her recommendations for female athletes, such as taking in extra calories and calcium with extended exercise to help avoid stress fractures and other injuries.

Tags: sports medicine, nutrition, knee, women, video
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How Women Can Benefit from Sports Medicine Care

Sports medicine focuses on the care of athletes, both professional and recreational. Because the female body is built differently, women can sustain different sports injuries than men, such as more stress fractures and knee injuries. In this video, Dr. Tamika Dawson-Knox—Sports Medicine Physician at IU Health and Assistant Professor of Clinical Family Medicine at the Indiana University School of Medicine—outlines her recommendations for female athletes, such as taking in extra calories and calcium with extended exercise to help avoid stress fractures and other injuries.

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