FAQ

July 2, 2019

Refer a Friend – Get Rewarded!

By The DAHLC The DAHLC

We now offer a Referral Program! Here is how it works:

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May 8, 2017

Learn About Becoming a Group Fitness Instructor

By The DAHLC The DAHLC

So you want to make a difference in others’ lives while promoting a healthy lifestyle? Well, look no further than becoming a group fitness instructor here at the DAHLC! To become a group fitness instructor, follow the list below: Obtain AFAA (Aerobics and Fitness Association of America) Primary Group Fitness certification. It takes about 2-3 months to […]

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Tags: Become a group fitness instructor, Blog, certification, Event, get fit, Group Fitness, registration, Registrations


November 20, 2015

Lost something at the DAHLC?

By The DAHLC The DAHLC

Depending which facility you were using when you misplaced an item, we have a different lost & found protocol. -Downtown location: All items found at the downtown Dan Abraham Healthy Living Center are retained for up to 2 weeks. If you think you lost something, please stop by the front desk or call 507-266-4688 and they […]

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Tags: found, lost, Lost and found, Lost and found items


May 3, 2015

How much does an iDEXA scan cost?

By The DAHLC The DAHLC

The cost of the scan is included in the cost of your evaluation appointment. Wellness Evaluation Body Composition Body Composition + Exercise Prescription Program evaluation

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March 31, 2015

What happens during an iDEXA scan?

By The DAHLC The DAHLC

You may be given clothes to change into before the exam if your clothing contains any metal. If you have an artificial joint or other metal in your body, you can still have the scan. It is not dangerous, but the metal may make the scan less accurate.

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February 11, 2015

Is there an indoor track at the DAHLC? How long is it?

By The DAHLC The DAHLC

Yes, DAHLC offers a 3-lane .10 mile indoor track on our second level also called the “track level”.  It can be accessed via stairs or elevator. Track facts: 10 times around equals 1 mile or 1.6 km. 3-lanes available for walking and running. Inside lanes reserved for walking, outside lanes for running. Direction of flow is changed daily. […]

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Tags: indoor, Run, track, walk


October 11, 2014

When is the Fitness Pool available for open swim?

By The DAHLC The DAHLC

Members may use the fitness pool anytime classes are not currently being conducted or when only a portion of the pool is being used for classes (indicated by a roped off section of the pool). The current Open Pool schedule can be found on the Group Fitness page within the PDF resource listing (found on […]

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Tags: Aqua, Pool, Schedule, Swim


October 3, 2014

How often do I need an iDEXA scan?

By The DAHLC The DAHLC

You may wish to repeat a scan after you have been following an exercise plan for a while. The scan can show you changes in your body makeup that you might not be able to see. For example, your weight may not have changed, but you may have less fat and more muscle. Members can […]

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October 3, 2014

Is there anyone who should not have an iDEXA scan?

By The DAHLC The DAHLC

iDEXA scanning appears safe for nearly anyone. There are situations in which it may be inaccurate: People having radioactive iodine thyroid treatment People who have had a nuclear medicine study or a barium X-ray within the last 5 days People with large amounts of metal in their bodies People with significant arthritis of the spine […]

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October 3, 2014

Can I have an iDEXA scan if I’m pregnant?

By The DAHLC The DAHLC

Although the radiation dose is very small, it is not recommended for pregnant women.

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