Tagged: exercise

Recipe Time: Gluten-Free Greek Yogurt Blueberry Muffins

Since I’ve become gluten-free due to intolerance issues I have been on the search for the perfect blueberry muffin. Much like Goldilocks, I kept running into issues like this muffin is too dry, this one is too hard or this one is too sweet. I...

Getting Down and Dirty with the Pelvic Floor

Getting Down and Dirty with the Pelvic Floor

  What do runners, weight lifters, crossfitters, and women who have given birth all have in common? Pelvic floor disorders. Both men and women have a pelvic floor and you can think of it as a sling made of muscles, ligaments, nerves and connective tissue...

Songs That Get My Blood Pumping

As my workouts have changed from weight lifting to running my workout playlists have had to change as well. The same Linkin Park song (don’t judge) that helped me reach my squat max back in the day just doesn’t have the same effect when I’m...

What is Addiction?

What is Addiction?

What comes to mind when you think of addiction? Alcohol? Food? Cocaine? According to the American Society of Addiction Medicine: Addition is a primary, chronic disease of brain reward, motivation, memory and related circuitry. Dysfunction in these circuits leads to characteristic biological, psychological, social and spiritual...