Sports Boobs

Studies have found that breasts have a significant impact of if and how girls and women exercise. Cristen and Caroline work out how breast variety, bounce embarrassment and sports bra technology impact female fitness.

Episode sources:

"5 Ways to Boost Breast Health." Cleveland Clinic.

"Breasts Pose Problems for Female Athletes." The Orange County Register.

"Factors Influencing Girls' Sports Participation?" Women's Sports Foundation.

"The Problem of Breast Pain in Women Who Exercise." The New York Times.

"Tips on Running with Large Breasts." Runner's World.

"You Can Only Hope to Contain Them." ESPN Magazine.

Academic insights:

"The Influence of the Breast on Physical Activity Participation in Females." Journal of Physical Activity Health. 2015.

"The Influence of the Breast on Sport and Exercise Participation in School Girls in the United Kingdom." Journal of Adolescent Health. February 2016.

Topics in this Podcast: exercise, sports, breasts