I work so much with athletes and energetic people to assist them gas their physique for higher well being and efficiency.
I typically get calls from dad and mom who’re involved about their teen athlete, as a result of they’re figuring out and coaching so much and collaborating in a sport, however they’re not fueling their physique correctly, and the signs are beginning to present up.
A latest case was with a mom whose teenage daughter has Feminine athlete triad syndrome; a medical situation ensuing from extreme under-fueling to the purpose of now not menstruating. Many individuals don’t know that Feminine athlete triad syndrome is an actual medical concern, and is extra widespread than we expect in feminine athletes.
It outcomes from not getting sufficient carbs, protein, fats, and energy. Athletes are already expending plenty of energy of their sport, coaching, of their work and faculty, and mixed with todays’ weight loss plan tradition, females are struggling the results with their well being. Lengthy-term detrimental results of the lack of a interval (Amenorrhea), results in the lack of bone mass (Osteopenia) – a severe situation for females with lifelong penalties.
The topic of consuming problems and correct fueling is one that’s close to and pricey to my coronary heart, as a result of my my private expertise with this, and my very own consuming dysfunction, which you’ll be able to find out about in my 3-part weblog, My Private Battle With an Consuming Dysfunction.
Watch this video to be taught extra about Feminine athlete triad syndrome:
The takeaway? Take into consideration a feminine that you recognize that is perhaps combating meals and their physique, and contemplate the chance that they’re quietly affected by this, and how one can assist by reaching out to them.
If you are coping with this syndrome, attain out to me by scheduling a free no-obligation session right this moment!
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