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Extreme athleticism can take a toll on figure skaters' bones and joints

02:50 EDT 29 Jun 2017 | Medical Xpress

Overhead lifts, quad jumps, double Salchows and sit spins—the artistry of figure skating is awe inspiring, but these moves also require extreme athleticism, which can take a toll on the body's bones and joints.

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