With a growing interest in sports-related concussions, emerging research in prevention and training practices show that gender-conscious approaches to physical training and conditioning for female athletes help to reduce their likelihood.
Physical activity and sport are fundamental solutions for many of the serious health and social problems faced by girls.
The report is compiled from more than 2,000 studies examining women’s athletics and health, including hundreds of new studies conducted in the five years since the last report was released.
An athlete fights sexual harassment on her team.
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