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Do all women need strength training exercises?
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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Yes.
Weight is not the issue.
It is all about leaness, strength and tone. Your bodies metabolism will be higher with more muscle mass. This is given to you by strength traing. So weigh the same, but put on muscle and lose fat. Plus, it prevents osteoporosis.

In brief: Yes.
Weight is not the issue.
It is all about leaness, strength and tone. Your bodies metabolism will be higher with more muscle mass. This is given to you by strength traing. So weigh the same, but put on muscle and lose fat. Plus, it prevents osteoporosis.
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