Gender gap in treating female athletes

in 2013, Amy Baltzell, Boston Globe, Newsmakers, School of Education
June 3rd, 2013

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Chloe O’Connell, 20, of Wellfleet, has gotten pretty adept at using crutches over the last nine months, as she’s waited for the stress fractures in both of her heels to repair themselves…

Expert quote:

“I think we’re in a crisis. The injury rate is going up, the pressure is going up, the anxiety is going up. . . . And the parents are more invested.”

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