If you knew there was a way to decrease the risk of chronic disease in your baby, would you make the changes during pregnancy? The proper energy and nutrition that passes through you and into your baby as they grow will create an environment with the potential to decrease the risk of asthma, allergies, cardiometabolic disease, autism spectrum disorders, obesity, and metabolic syndrome. Did you know that by approaching pregnancy the GrowBaby Way you dramatically decrease the risk of gestational diabetes, pregnancy induced hypertension, and small and large for gestational age babies? GrowBaby will help teach you that your decisions are powerful. The foods you choose will change the way that your body responds to pregnancy and improve your health outcomes and those of your child.
ABOUT EMILY AND LESLIE
Emily Rydbom, Certified Nutrition Consultant and Certified Nutrition Professional, Board Certified in Holistic Nutrition, owner of GrowBaby, and mother of 2 has been practicing the functional nutrition approach to pregnancy for over 5 years. She co-authored the article, "Customized Nutritional Enhancement for Pregnant Women Appears to Lower Incidence of Common Maternal and Neonatal Complications" published in Global Advances in Health and Medicine with Dr. Leslie Stone. She works daily with Dr. Stone helping women reach their nutrition and pregnancy health goals. Her passions include empowering women during preconception, pregnancy, and the postnatal period, teaching families about healthy food introduction at 6 months, and her family of course.
Here at GrowBaby®, we are extremely lucky to have an amazing medical consultant onboard. Dr. Leslie Stone has over 30+ years of clinical experience as a practicing FP/OB. At this point here career she has delivered well over 5,000 babies and loves what she does. Leslie owns her own private family practice, along with her husband Dr. P Michael Stone, where she addresses the unique functional needs of pregnancy through nutrition and supplementation for the individual. She also travels the globe speaking about the functional nutrition approach to pregnancy, and is an Institute for Functional Medicine Certified Practitioner. Leslie is the lead author of the recent article, "Customized Nutritional Enhancement for Pregnant Women Appears to Lower Incidence of Common Maternal and Neonatal Complications" published in Global Advances in Health and Medicine. She is a mother of four and grandmother. Your health is her goal, and her family is her passion.