TITLE

It's Your Body

AUTHOR(S)
Botsford, Beth
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Swimming World & Junior Swimmer;Jun2004, Vol. 45 Issue 6, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the effect of puberty on swimming.
ACCESSION #
13343136

 

Related Articles

  • Leanness fails to delay puberty.  // Obesity & Health;Jan/Feb93, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p6 

    Reports that age of puberty in girls was not related to fatness in a recent longitudinal study in the Netherlands, which is contrary to findings of other writers who linked high body fat to early menarche. Growth and sexual development studied; How a greater body fat was related to a shorter...

  • Ask the doctor.  // Good Housekeeping;Nov98, Vol. 227 Issue 5, p85 

    Answers a question about the early onset of puberty. Possible reasons why the average age of puberty onset has dropped from around 10 or 11 to around 9.

  • Your changing body. Jones, Lynda // Science World;2/10/95, Vol. 51 Issue 9, p11 

    Presents a young boy or girl's guide to changes in body features that occur during puberty.

  • Effect of swimming on bone metabolism in adolescents. Derman, Orhan; Cinemre, Alphan; Kanbur, Nuray; Doğani, Muhsin; Kiliç, Mustafa; Karaduman, Erdem // Turkish Journal of Pediatrics;2008, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p149 

    Physical activity has been shown to have a positive effect on bone metabolism among adolescents. The objective of this study was to determine the effect of swimming on bone metabolism during adolescence. Swimming, as a non-weight-bearing sport, has been considered to be insignificant in the...

  • What levels of estrogen hormones can be found in swimming pool water? Roshan, Nagma; Taghizadeh, Mohammad Mehdi // Applied Water Science;Jul2019, Vol. 9 Issue 5, pN.PAG 

    Estrogens are a group of sex hormones. The entry of this hormone into the human body causes premature puberty, breast, and uterus cancer, etc. Due to sustainability, harmful effects, and its skin absorption, the identification of this hormone in swimming pools is a must. The carrying out of this...

  • puberty blues.  // Cleo;Jan2004, Issue 375, p90 

    Presents an excerpt from the book "Puberty Blues," by Kathy Lette and Gabrielle Carey.

  • Swimming.  // World Almanac for Kids;1998, p208 

    Discusses the sport of swimming. History of competitive swimming as an organized sport; Gold medals for United States swimmers at the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia; Facts on some great United States Olympic swimmers including Johnny Weissmuller, Mark Spitz, Janet Evans, and Matt Biondi.

  • TOP 3 Hike-In Swimming Holes. Wood, Charlie // Backpacker;Aug2005, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p32 

    Features several hike-in swimming spots in the U.S.

  • Swim for fitness and fun.  // Current Health 2;Dec92, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p26 

    Suggests swimming as an exercise to build endurance. Benefits for the muscles and the cardiovascular system; Lung capacity; How human body structure allows people to easily adapt to the water; Where to find swimming pools in one's community; Emphasis on safety; American Red Cross' Learn to Swim...

Share

Read the Article

Other Topics