Flavonoid and Flavanols. What are they? What do they do? Why you need them? By Ashley Reaver, MS, RD, CSSD

What makes chocolate a beneficial ingredient for health and performance? It is a flavonoid, and specifically, its flavanol content provides. If you’ve never heard of this before, you aren’t alone. In this blog, we’ll dive into what flavonoids are, what … Read More

Understanding Adaptive Sports, by Lauren Wentz

I first became interested in adapted sports when a friend of mine/former patient asked me to run the Boston marathon with him. He suffers from MS, and I became his guide for the race. He runs in the mobility impaired … Read More

The Effects of Yoga on Runners and Endurance Athletes, By Lauren Wentz

Many athletes are reluctant to try yoga. They believe they are not flexible enough or that yoga is just holding static poses for long periods of time and meditating. While some styles of yoga are more restorative and do involve … Read More