Carb formula aims to help marathoners stay fueled until the end

10/22/2010 | Reuters

A Harvard University/Massachusetts Institute of Technology student who runs marathons has developed a formula and online calculator to help fellow runners better calculate how many excess carbohydrate calories they need to finish a 26.2-mile race. Benjamin Rapoport says about 40% of runners "hit the wall" and struggle to finish a race because they have burned up their carb supply.

View Full Article in:


Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Chief Executive Officer
CarePoint Health Plan
Jersey City, NJ
Regional Director, Southeastern Region - State Affairs
America's Heatlh Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Assistant General Counsel
Cardinal Health
Columbus, OH
Pharmacy Care Manager
National Association of Chain Drug Stores
Arlington, VA
Senior Director, Research
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC