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Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali

NEW YORK, NY 10019-3834

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I have a new 47 year old male client with knee trouble. Suggestions for strength training?

9 Answers | Asked by Jessica Benoit on May 14, 2013

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on May 16, 2013

I personally don't feel comfortable giving advice about how to approach your client when I haven't given him an assessment. You might want to collaborate with his physician to see the extent of the damage to his knee, find out the doctors diagnosis and then do research on the condition as it rela...

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What are the best online graduate (MA) programs when considering a career in corporate fitness?

3 Answers | Asked by Andrea Brooks on May 14, 2013

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on May 16, 2013

I earned my masters degree from California University of Pennsylvania and don't have any regrets with the education I received from that institution. I don't know what the focus is at Boston University, however Boston University is well recognized and might put you in a network that might prove t...

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How much should my boy who is 8 years old weigh?

5 Answers | Asked by sizwe gumede on May 15, 2013

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on May 16, 2013

You are best addressing this question with your pediatrician. They generally use growth charts to determine what percentile children are in as they develop. All the best to you.

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is zumba certification offered in los angeles california?

3 Answers | Asked by meli sanchez on May 16, 2013

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on May 16, 2013

Meli, Zumba workshops are offered throughout the state of California. As Harris has indicated, you can visit www.zumba.com for more information. However, from a professional perspective, if you would like to become a fitness instructor, your money would be better spent earning a group fitnes...

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Cardio and older cleints

9 Answers | Asked by Jennifer Hallinan on May 03, 2013

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on May 09, 2013

You might want to purchase ACSM Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription. It has all the information you need. Too, you don't need a special certificate to train older clients unless they are diseased. It's only important to know what happens to the body physiologically when we age. ...

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What are the contraindications/suggestions for training autistic and mentally retarded (high function) clients?

4 Answers | Asked by Sarah Gahagan on May 02, 2013

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on May 09, 2013

Have you considered looking at research pertaining to training individuals with pervasive development disorders? You might want to start from there. Best to you.

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Exercise modifications for people with knee pain and postpartum?

8 Answers | Asked by jenn peterson on May 03, 2013

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on May 09, 2013

Jenn, I notices that you are or were previously certified through the ACSM. The ACSM provides a lot of good evidence-based scientific research on your question. Have you ever considered using their research to locate your answer. Somehow, I feel it would serve you much better than any one of...

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i have a fracture in my left fibula(leg).i was very active before. what exercises can i do to stay active without stressing leg?

8 Answers | Asked by daya mayi on May 04, 2013

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on May 09, 2013

Speak with your doctor. Since we cannot see you, or perform any fitness assessments, it just isn't safe to offer suggestions. Speak with your doctor or physical therapest. Too, sometimes its good to slow down and let the body heal. I wish you a speedy recovery.

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The fitness studio I work for would like to host PiYo and Turbo Kick course how do we get information?

3 Answers | Asked by Liberty Hopkins on May 06, 2013

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on May 09, 2013

Have you tried contacting them directly?

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I need to verify our employee's AFAA personal trainer certification. How can I do this online?

5 Answers | Asked by Sofi George on May 06, 2013

Answered by Joanne Duncan-Carnesciali on May 09, 2013

Good luck on that one. AFAA says that you have to get permission of the certified professional in order to find out if the professional is truly certified. You will not be able to do this online on AFAA's portal nor on any portal. All the best to you.

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