Category: Women’s health


Sport science body to track female athletes’ hormonal changes linked to menstruation

English Institute of Sport to roll out saliva tests tracking hormones that may drive fluctuation in women’s performanceHighs and lows are a feature of any athlete’s career, but for some female contestants, these peaks and troughs in performance may com…


Lockdown is hitting women’s health, warns Tanni Grey-Thompson

Women have fewer chances to exercise, says campaign groupGrey-Thompson calls for gyms to reopen once schools go backWomen are facing unprecedented pressure on their health during lockdown as the gender gap continues to widen, Baroness Tanni Grey-Thomps…