Karen M. Gauci is a registered and licensed Dietitian and Nutritionist, with a Master’s Degree in Public Health. Karen is author of the cookbook, “Delicious Nutritious Spa Recipes from the Spa at Palm-Aire”. A few years ago, Karen wrote a program for large corporations to help lower their health cost entitled “Superitis, A 5 Star Plan For Better Health”. She is a frequent speaker at corporate conventions and has appeared in programs for Toyota, The American Cancer Society and Northern Trust Bank.
Karen works with celebrities, professional athletes and has consulted for NFL Football’s Chris Carter’s FAST Program to increase athletic performance. She has also served as a nutritional consultant to celebrities such as Buddy Hackett, Liza Minelli and Goldie Hawn. Karen’s knowledge and involvement in competitive swimming led to her place in the International Swimming Hall of Fame.
Karen’s specialties include nutritional evaluation, counseling and diet recommendations for weight management, chronic disease risk reduction, health promotion and wellness, sports nutrition, pediatrics, eating disorders, substance abuse and psychiatric problems.