Could you share a bit of background on Joy Bauer, the diet and nutrition expert on the Today Show and host of the Joy Fit Club?
¬óEvelyn Hunter, Hickory, N.C.
Raised in Tappan, N.Y., Bauer serves as head of one of the nation¬ís largest nutrition centers and is the exclusive nutritionist for the New York City Ballet. Her Joy Fit Club is a nationwide group of devotees who have lost at least 100 pounds each. She lives in New York with her husband, two daughters and son, and she loves to cook, walk, bike, swim, run, dance, go to the movies and watch Law & Order reruns. She just released Joy Bauer¬ís Slimdown Workout, a DVD featuring two 20-minute workouts, her top 10 weight-loss tips, and a selection of healthy recipes.