jogger's nipple


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jogger's nipple

nipple irritation caused by friction of the skin against clothing worn during exercise.

jogger's nipple

Sports medicine Tenderness or frank pain of the nipples of long-distance runners of both sexes, caused by repeated rubbing of the runner's shirt against the protruding nipples which, after 20+ km, abrades the skin Prevention Band-Aids or plastic strips placed in an 'X' on the nipple before race

jogger's nipple

Painful inflammation of the nipple caused by constant rubbing against a garment in the course of recreational running.

jogger's nipple

a painful condition caused by friction of the nipple against clothing, seen particularly in both male and female distance runners. Can be reduced or prevented by the use of lubricating jelly.
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Any changes in the nipple should always be checked out by a doctor, but once a diagnosis of jogger's nipple has been made there are three ways of preventing it - to put Vaseline on before exercise, cover them with a plaster or work out bare-chested.
Jogger's Nipple - sore nipple caused by clothes rubbing against it, usually during exercise.
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In fact, if I could have unlimited strength and the power to run without incurring a severe case of jogger's nipple some time in the next 10 days, I'd much appreciate it.
ATHIS is jogger's nipple, caused by the bouncing movement and rubbing of material over the sensitive area.
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