Failure to address the development of regular exercise behaviors and good nutrition at an early age has major health and economic consequences.
Sport has been one of the most important socio-cultural learning experiences for boys and men for many years. Those same benefits should be afforded our daughters.
The fact that HIV is a blood-borne pathogen, poses serious questions to the athletic world: Should an athlete who has contracted a blood-borne pathogen be allowed to engage in competitive athletics?
Taking any illegal or banned substance for the purpose of enhancing athletic performance is a decision to cheat, endanger one's health and encourages others to cheat.