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Asking for a Friend: Why Does My Tampon Leak When I Squat?

This is one of those things that you can't really talk about with anyone, but just about every menstruating woman who also loves to work out understands on a visceral level: that intense terror you feel when you can tell your tampon is about to fail mid-workout.

NYC's Momofuku Nishi Serves a Meat-Free "Impossible Burger"

We weren't all that surprised to hear there were lines around a New York City block to taste the hottest burger in town (this is where the Cronut craze began, after all). But the real shocker is people were waiting in line for a *veggie* burger. If you're picturing a frozen patty that tastes like cardboard or a homemade variety that crumbles on first bite, you probably can't believe the hype.

Is It Bad for Your Health to Try ~ Not ~ to Cry?

The urge to ugly-cry always seems to strike at the worst possible times—at work, on a date—leaving you no choice but to postpone your sobs until further notice. But since crying isn't exactly something you can pick back up later (say, on a day off or when you finally have the whole place to yourself), what kind of mark does "sucking it up" leave on your body?

Olympic-Inspired Workout Clothes That Are Anything But Cheesy

Under Armour World Collection

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While we love Team USA, we're equally loving the flag-inspired gear for Brazil, Germany, Mexico, China, and Canada, which drops on August 1 on and in stores. The collection features leggings, sports bras, shorts, compression tees, graphic tees, tanks, and capris.

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Balega Proudly American Socks

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If you're into more of a subtle show of support (or you know, just need some ridiculously comfortable socks), Balega's limited edition Proudly American Ultralight No Show Socks are your answer. Elastic arch support and a left/right construction ensure your feet are nice and cozy, whether you're curled up on the couch watching the games, or out logging miles. ($12,

Related: 10 Socks—Yes, Socks—That Make Workouts Feel Better

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Lorna Jane Electric Palm Bra

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Inspired by Brazil, this crop top is screaming to be worn to a Carnival celebration, but Olympic game-watch parties and HIIT class will have to do. The maximum support style is great for high impact workouts and the flattering cut shows off strong shoulders. ($73,

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Brooks Victory Collection

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We're seeing stars with Brooks' Launch 3, part of their USA themed collection. Added rubber in the forefoot gives you a springier stride, even if you're not racing in Rio. A ventilated upper makes this a super breathable summer sneaker, great for road or track. ($110,

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Bow & Drape Olympic Rings Tee

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If you spectate so hard that you need a snack, this tee is for you. Bow & Drape lets you customize your own designs, and this creation is great for a low-key Olympics vibe. You won't even feel guilty about not breaking a sweat in it, because sequins. ($39,

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Asics FuzeX Spirit Collection

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Business in the front, party in the back, Asics' Spirit Collection features kicks for Japan, Brazil, USA, and England. The upper is a solid, while the heel nods to the country's flag. We're partial to the USA style, which has one heel as the "stripes" and one as the "stars." Plus, the fuzeX sneakers give you a great cushioned ride using a combination of foam and gel technologies. ($110,

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Corkcicle USA Collection

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Your new favorite companion to the track or hot yoga class, Corkcicle's canteen will keep cold drinks cold for up to 25 hours with stainless steel triple insulation. Headed to an Olympic party? We won't judge what you put in your canteen. ($30,

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Sukishufu x Sweat NSK Rio Gold Collection

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No matter what country you're cheering for, go for gold in these white faux leather shorts with built in gold lycra under shorts, a collaboration between activewear designer Sukishufu and retailer Sweat NSK. A hidden pocket gives you just enough room for a key and credit card for when you're on the go.($150,

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Fabletics Olympics Collection

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Influenced by the carnivals and urban landscapes of Brazil, Fabletics' three piece Olympics collection includes capris, shorts, and a tank. The bold geometric pattern includes the colors of the Olympic rings, great for watching the Opening Ceremony in. Lightweight moisture-wicking fabric will keep you cool for outdoor workouts, even if you're just stateside. ($45,

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New Balance Team Elite Pack

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Rio-themed limited edition colors bring the spirit of Brazil to your runs, so you can add some pep to your step. The much-loved Vazee Rush and 1400 racing flat (pictured) also get updates to their models,with tweaks that give you a faster, smoother run. The 1400v4 will become your new go-to for speedwork. ($100-110,

Related: Incredible New Sneakers That Will Change the Way You Work Out

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