Breaunna Hoffman’s story is one of resilience and adaptation in the face of life-altering challenges. Diagnosed with Friedrich Ataxia at just fifteen years old, her world shifted dramatically.  Previously an active teenager involved in sports and cheer, she faced the reality of a neuromuscular disorder that would gradually change her life. Despite the initial devastation...
Last weekend, I attended the Friedreich’s Ataxia symposium in Philadelphia, PA for the first time since before the pandemic. My dad and boyfriend came for physical and moral support. The event line-up hasn’t changed in a while. (Click to read about the 2019 symposium.) The weekend began Sunday with a rideATAXIA fundraiser, followed by a meet &...
I’m passionate about teaching people how to optimize the health of their body and brain through nutrition. Being healthy and fit isn’t a fad or a trend; it’s a lifestyle. My name is Kelly Aiello, your nutrition coach and brain health professional on a mission to teach you how to get a better brain! As...

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To continuously empower others on building healthy lifestyles where personal/spiritual growth is prioritized, the pursuit of positive mind-body change is valued, and the notion of making the most out of life is a core motivation. In addition, to raise overdue Ataxia Awareness and spark meaningful perspective shifts that both present-day society and future generations can mutually benefit from.

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