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Hygiene of girls' schools

BMJ 2003; 327 doi: (Published 18 September 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:668

In girls' schools much attention is now given to physical culture; not only do they go through regular courses in the gymnasium, but they play games such as cricket, football, hockey, and practise swimming, riding, fencing, rowing, skating, and dancing. These exercises all tend to improve their physical and moral strength, and should be …

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