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"That cavalier 'she'll be right' attitude just doesn't hack it any more," she says. "The more open I am, the more people, I hope, will talk about it."
''Some of the gym-goers sometimes comment, 'If I reach your age, I hope I'm in the same situation,''' she smiles.
''I can't think of anything that's as tough but also so incredibly rewarding.''