Questions Answered by Joanne

Out of all of the big gym chains (24 Hour, Bally, Equinox,etc ), which one do you think offer the best services and amenities?

6 Answers | Asked by katia m 1347 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1346 days ago
I live across the road from Club E. (That's Equinox club for the wealthy. I believe membership if $25,000. ... read more

Metmorphin and weight loss; can this drug prevent weight loss?

6 Answers | Asked by Jonathan Amos 1346 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1346 days ago
Hi Jonathan. You've posed a really good question that comes up a lot in the world of diabetes educators of ... read more

How safe are Roman Chair exercises for a person with swayback posture?

6 Answers | Asked by Beverly Clark 1346 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1346 days ago
Hello Beverly, I agree, that that movement is pretty advanced. I noticed in your comments that... read more

Where can I find these new "toe running shoes"?

9 Answers | Asked by Angela Cordoni 1399 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1347 days ago
Angela, The attached link is a review I was able to locate on the American Council on Exercise website. ... read more

Do you allow people to workout on your fitness equipment and with your free weights with the "barefoot/five finger" shoes?

18 Answers | Asked by Kelly Serfas Bower 1347 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1347 days ago
Vibram, one of the manufacturers of the barefoot/five finger shoes, say that the shoes were made with the intention for ... read more

How long do you have your clients keep a food log?

12 Answers | Asked by Jocelyn Martin 1347 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1347 days ago
Generally, the client chooses the strategy that they believe will help them effect behavior change. If th... read more

What are the best adjustable dumbbells on the market?

33 Answers | Asked by Jerry Prince 1348 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1347 days ago
I have a pair made by Bowflex that go up to 52 pounds each. I didn't purchase the rack, however, they meet my needs. ... read more

Is it ok to workout when you have a cold?

8 Answers | Asked by Kelli Davis 1369 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1348 days ago
Generally, it is okay to workout when you have a cold. However, some people use over-the-counter cold remedies that hav... read more

What are the best health and fitness blogs in your opinion?

3 Answers | Asked by Kelli Davis 1350 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1348 days ago
Hi Kelli, I honestly, don't know who has the best blog, as that is subjective. However, organizations like ... read more

Tell me in 100 words or less why you love the fitness industry.

6 Answers | Asked by Susan Clancy 1384 days ago
Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali 1348 days ago
The fitness industry allows me to do what I love. It allows me to learn from industry experts, my peers and most of all... read more