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Karin Singleton

Raleigh, NC 27612-3431

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How can I use mobile devices to help market my gym?

3 Answers | Asked by Tyler Thompson on May 24, 2016

Answered by Karin Singleton on May 25, 2016

Hi Tyler, two things come to my mind. First, make sure that your gym website can be viewed on all devices. I am in the process of redoing my website for that very reason. Second, Facebook is casting a very wide web, and you can market through that site. It is also very friendly to mobile devi...

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Should my club invest in nutrition tracking software for our members?

3 Answers | Asked by Tyler Thompson on May 23, 2016

Answered by Karin Singleton on May 24, 2016

Hi Tyler, the question that comes to my mind is whether your trainers are qualified to make such recommendations. I am sure you are aware of the ongoing debate of scope of practice when it comes to nutrition and personal training. Karin Singleton www.meltnc.com

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Group Exercise for seniors

4 Answers | Asked by Nancy Korf on May 22, 2016

Answered by Karin Singleton on May 23, 2016

Hi Nancy, I consistently recommend the Senior Fitness Association http://www.seniorfitness.net/. It's all they do, and that appeals to me. Karin Singleton www.meltnc.com

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mid back pain afther exercise. Cause by heavy breathing. Only hurts when I beath in. What to do?

5 Answers | Asked by Edwin Hernandez on May 20, 2016

Answered by Karin Singleton on May 23, 2016

Hi Edwin, on the assumption that nothing is wrong with you medically, I wonder whether your diaphragm is literally "stuck" and cannot expand properly. It seems to happen when you are placing great demands on your cardiovascular system. That's when proper breathing techniques will allow for comple...

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How to handle a paying client who does not want to follow your workout.

4 Answers | Asked by Marie Winiarski on May 20, 2016

Answered by Karin Singleton on May 23, 2016

Hi Marie, you have to meet the clients where they are. After all, walking is a workout, too. You may be able to sneak a few other things in but remember that you are still doing the client a favor if he or she walks rather than do nothing at all. Karin Singleton www.meltnc.com

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Does sweating really release toxins?

7 Answers | Asked by Julia Buck on May 19, 2016

Answered by Karin Singleton on May 20, 2016

Hi Julia, if you believe the University of Arkansas (which is a pretty credible source to me), then, no, the process of eliminating harmful substances from your body is done through the kidney, liver and intestines, just as you suggest. Here is a link http://uamshealth.com/healthlibrary2/medicalm...

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i am not a good student and i am just 18, no strong scientific background,any idea to pass the acsm cpt easily

4 Answers | Asked by Jacob roy on May 19, 2016

Answered by Karin Singleton on May 19, 2016

Hi Jacob, there is a reason why it's so tough. Having passed the test gives you a lot of respect in the industry. If there was a shortcut, it would lose all its value. Study, study study. Karin Singleton www.meltnc.com

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How to get back into the industry after time off...

4 Answers | Asked by Paul Bradley on May 19, 2016

Answered by Karin Singleton on May 19, 2016

Hi Paul, yes, you are still the same person in many ways but you have also added years of different experiences and have a family now. It's great that you have maintained your certification and liability insurance. What a shame you did not post this earlier because I would have suggested that ...

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membership benefits

7 Answers | Asked by Laura Corbin on May 16, 2016

Answered by Karin Singleton on May 17, 2016

Hi Laura, looking at Nancy's reply it appears that I am such a veteran that I got on that subscription list. I have been a member sicce 1995. Karin Singleton www.meltnc.com

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membership benefits

7 Answers | Asked by Laura Corbin on May 16, 2016

Answered by Karin Singleton on May 16, 2016

Hi Laura, I am pretty sure it does. I have been receiving that magazines for y-e-a-r-s. Karin Singleton www.meltnc.com

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