Shirley Potasz, M.A.
Certified Nutrition Consultant
Shirley is a vivacious educator - holding workshops,
hosting speakers and publishing videos, newsletters
plus a web-site - BalanceYourDay.com - in the field
of nutrition. Her specialties include natural food preparation,
skin care, changing one's lifestyle and public relations.
Medical doctors request her to organize their conventions
in complementary medicine and serve as PR director.
She constantly learns the latest discovery and builds
on her lifetime of experience.
began on TV, included a nutrition show, then progressed
to co-anchor a radio show, teach self-improvement classes,
win talent and beauty contests, such as “Miss Catalina”
and 2nd at the Los Angeles Regional of “Miss Universe.”
She earned teaching credentials in multiple subjects:
pre-school to high school plus adult, and produced “Nutrition
for Kids” and “How to serve the Elderly.”
While her natural product center soon dawned, her novel
research on nutrition and lifestyle for patients of Lawrence
Badgley, M.D. led to producing health education materials
and a video, “Life Begets Life.” It earned
her a master degree in educational technology. She went
on to earn certification as a “Hippocrates Health
Institute” instructor; was elected to the National
Health Federation board, and worked to improve the group
and its conventions. As Chapter President for San Francisco,
she organized monthly meetings and special dinners, where
she spoke about state and national, health legislation.
For each event she also arranged for a foremost researcher
in nutrition to lecture. Recent videos
and audios are “Living Foods, Healing and Longevity”
and “Simple and Easy Raw Food Prep.”