Workouts on periods

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Jun 23, 2013 6:29am
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So i was wondering ... is it ok to do intense workout during my period ??
Ive heared that I shouldnt work hard on my abs during it , is that true ??

06 Dec
Girl when mothernature hits me i dont give a sh...........i still do hard intense workouts. 4 me i dont care how bad i get the cramps. Idont let that time of the month interfer my workouts.my ambission is 2 workharder 2 get results.cuz hard work pays off.i take chamole tea and tylenol before doing my workouts and thats all.working out on our periods is good it healps decreez the cramps.hope thiz healpz abit
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Jun 23, 2013 8:58am
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I have no idea but I did watch a youtube video where ct fletcher ( professional power lifter) said his females athletes must not miss a day training even on their periods. He is a hardcore coach...
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Jun 23, 2013 10:31am
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Tbh i think abs are the last musclegroup you should worry about

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Jun 23, 2013 10:39am
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It is fine to workout on you period. For me, it can very painful and uncomfortable the first day, so I just rest for that day. Slow jogging and walking, though, can actually sooth the cramps, and stretching can do the same. Just remember to stay hydrated, and you will be fine.
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Jun 23, 2013 10:52am
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Apparently exercising helps the cramps...but for me it's really hard

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Jun 23, 2013 10:55am
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The thing is that I did work out ... and it was really really painfull ... just wanted to make sure that its something normal

04 Dec
THat should be only on the first 2 days but if it's really hard just try to take some pills against it , my doctor gave me some……they are really helping me getting through the hard workout
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Jun 23, 2013 11:07am
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It's also really painful for me too for like the first 2 days...maybe you can just work.on your arms..¿

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Jun 23, 2013 11:08am
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But yeah it's totally normal

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Jun 23, 2013 11:29am
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I heard it's good to workout when youre having your period but I usually skip on the first 2 days.. I feel extra lazy on those days

23 Jun
Yeah...and I usually feel really nauseous too
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Jun 23, 2013 11:57am
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Oh no then you should really not.. but I think you should still do a thorough full body stretch. helps you stay in the routine and not get into the laziness

23 Jun
Ok..thanks!
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Jun 23, 2013 11:58am
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Thanks girls you're awesome

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Jun 23, 2013 12:05pm
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Sure:)...it's actually something I was wondering about too

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Jun 23, 2013 12:28pm
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must be frustrating sorry

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Jun 23, 2013 8:18pm
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I wish I could help but thats my off/recovery week. I take it every month no matter what I am doing.

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Jun 23, 2013 8:41pm
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I go for the moderate level work out during my period. I feel like a good workout helps out with mood swings..weepy,irritation,feeling  overwhelmed...good way to let off steam
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Dec 4, 2013 4:47am
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Workout as your body see fit. I choose that week as a lite week (dance, leisure walk) or completely off but that is my choice because I bleed like a banshee. Your body will tell you. Try it and see.

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Dec 4, 2013 6:41am
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According to me u shud nt do workout becoz deze days r vry painful nd gals body is bit delicate nd workout cn cause a permanent swelling in ur abdomen nd it wil go wid a regular medicines prescribed by gynecologist......so better take rest.....it's jst a matter of few dayz....

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