18: From Failure to Thrive to Thriving Through Nutrition
Whitney of Momful Shares Her Struggles with Nutrition and How They Inspired a Line of Supplements for All Moms
Whitney Poma joins us for a raw retelling of her first birth, as she prepares to welcome her second child into the world. In between these two births, Whitney used what she learned through her personal struggle with nutrition to launch Momful, a company dedicated to creating highly nutritional supplements for pregnant and nursing mothers. These products simplify the complex world of nutrition so that moms can relax and focus on their growing families.
In this episode we take a look at the staggering amount of expecting and breastfeeding moms who don’t get the proper nutrition. Join us for this yummy episode of the Express Yourself Podcast with Whitney Poma.
What we covered:
- Failure to Thrive - Challenges with her baby gaining weight.
- The importance of nutrition prior to conception and throughout pregnancy.
- When Whitney realized she’s “Not the only one”.
- How Whitney started Momful.
- #1 tip for new breastfeeding moms.
Whitney Poma's Bio:
Momful’s mission is nourishing moms on their breastfeeding journey. Whitney's personal struggle with breastfeeding led her to find a solution to the common challenge of breastfeeding: her nutrition.
Whitney’s obsession with improving her nutrition, motivated her to simplify breastfeeding into a convenient daily ritual. She created a new product line of supplements and vitamins to nurture postpartum and lactating mothers. Whitney believes that health for mom and baby shouldn't be a luxury, which is why Momful donates one product for every five purchased.