Stretch marks

Discussion in 'Health and Fitness' started by Z3R0, Nov 20, 2008.

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  1. are stretch marks considered damage to overall body structure? :?

    I have stretch marks on my legs, arms and back. They have been there a few years and have never caused me any problems.

    I read that in the medical at selection the Doc checks your body? Will he deferr me for these?
  2. Stretch marks are natural and develop over time as the body growa. if for example yo have gain muscle size around the shoulders quickly , you will have marks.

    It is not a problem and you will not have any issues with that at Selection.
  3. Its only the ones on your Rusty Sherrifs badge he ,ll be looking at.
  4. You have no idea how happy I am reading this. :D

    It played in the back of my mind for a long time, I was even accused of using steroids once because of my stretch marks, so thanks. 8)
  5. Stretch marks are quite common in people whose body has changed in size and the skin has been damaged as a consequence. This perfectly normal in both women and men. It can be evidence of various things including childbirth and fat loss. It is a consequence of change and therefore a badge of a life lived.