FEMALE Army recruits could be issued with specially designed backpacks to reduce muscular and back injuries.
This looks at the physiological build of a (naturally born women) and relates to their build up. At last someone has thrown the PC aspect out the window to design kit for each Sex.
"Defence scientists are studying the impact of load-bearing equipment as the first women prepare to start training for infantry units. The recruits will be expected to pass the same rigorous tests as their male colleagues at the Army’s Infantry Training Centre in Catterick. Studies show female hearts and lungs are 25 percent smaller and bone density thinner, raising the likelihood of stress fractures in legs and hips. "