What is Boosting and Why is it Dangerous?

In the latest installment of “Ask the Scientists,” Dr. Cheri Blauwet addresses the practice of boosting and explains why it’s dangerous. Over the years, USADA has received numerous inquiries from the para-sport community about a dangerous performance-enhancing method called boosting. Boosting is used by athletes with spinal cord injury to counter dysautonomic disorders, which impact…