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One physiologist explains how monitoring an Olympic diver's skeletal growth can prevent injury

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Olympic divers David Boudia and Katrina Young have an undeniable impact on their sport, but the groundbreaking skills they perform can take a toll on their bodies. Susie Parker-Simmons, a physiologist with the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee, explains how an athlete's skeletal growth is monitored to avoid injury. “Changing the Games” is a 10-part video series produced in collaboration with Lyda Hill Philanthropies.