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By On March 27th, 2015

From the Desk of Joleen Wilson, Pathway Dietician: The Dangerous Female Athlete Triad

Written by: Joleen Wilson, Registered Dietician, Certified Nutrition Support Clinician, for Pathway for Eating Disorders Treatment at Brookhaven Hospital The Female Athlete triad is made up of three conditions that may vary in severity: 1) energy deficiency with or without disordered eating, 2) menstrual disturbances/amenorrhea, and 3) osteopenia/osteoporosis.  The female athlete triad can start out…

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