Pregnancy, Parenting & Politics

Pregnancy, Parenting & Politics, is a breath of fresh air: accessible, authoritative, funny, reassuring and personal. It's chock-full of Jeanne's comprehensive, medically-sound advice and insights plus conversations with women, mothers and experts in pregnancy, parenting and the power to change the world. Women's health expert, labor nurse, feminist, mother of four, Fit Pregnancy.com columnist and author of Common Sense Pregnancy (Random House, 2015), Jeanne Faulkner has been at the bedside for thousands of deliveries. She provides the honest insider advice you need during pregnancy, labor, birth, and parenthood. Jeanne believes that parents have the power to change the world and that's what we're talking about here on Pregnancy, Parenting & Politics.

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#184 Racism, Bias and Birth with Kimberly Seals...
39 min
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#210 Creating strong bonds from babyhood to adu...
42 min
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#209 Owning your Pregnant and Postpartum Body
38 min
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#208 Pregnancy, Asthma & Pre-pregnancy Medicati...
46 min
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#207 Telehealth, Pregnancy and Maternal health
45 min
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# 206 Sex, Pregnancy and Bacterial Vaginosis wi...
31 min
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#205 How L&D RNs Nurture Parents Through Pregna...
56 min
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#204 On the COVID 19 frontline with a hospital ...
45 min
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#203 Breastfeeding & Covid 19
47 min
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#202 Occupational Therapy for Babies & Parents
38 min
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#201 Portland Protests and Wall of Moms with La...
42 min
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#200 Our 200th episode! Politics and Money with...
53 min
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#199 Anxiety, Pregnancy, Parenting & Plants
52 min
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#198 Anxiety, Parenthood and Support with Jodi ...
41 min
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#197 How to return from maternity leave or COVI...
43 min
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#196 Isolating in Abidjan, Missing Her Black So...
37 min
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#195 Riots, Racism and Bras for All Women
44 min
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#194 Childcare, COVID 19 and Essential Workers
43 min
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#193 First Birth, Second Birth, Before and Duri...
Mother's Day 2020 Episode
39 min
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#192 A Pediatrician's Thoughts on Coronavirus, ...
42 min
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#191 The Labor Nurse Episode
41 min
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#190 Comedy, Tragedy and Fertility with Laura L...
44 min
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#189 Coronavirus and Birth Restrictions with Ki...
48 min
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#188 Silver Linings and Coronavirus FAQs
29 min
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#187 Coronavirus Plus, Induction versus Home Birth
32 min
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#186 What's Best for Mom, Keeps Babies Healthier
46 min
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#185 Prematurity, Birth Defects and March of Dimes
57 min
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#183 The Good Enough Parent
63 min
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#182 Fertility, Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine
42 min
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#181 The Impeachment Trial and Rosie Acosta's F...
62 min
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#180: Talking Politics, Pregnancy, and TV
63 min
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#179: We’re Four Years Old!
50 min
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#178: When Your Doctor Apologizes
52 min
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#177: How the Media and Medical Experts Demean ...
67 min
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#176: What Midwives Do
43 min
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#8: Revisiting Feminism, Motherhood, and The Go...
50 min
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#175: Defining Feminism and Putting Mothers First
53 min
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#174: Self Care, Mental Health Pregnancy & Pare...
43 min
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#83: Pregnancy, Birth Trauma and Mental Healthcare
48 min
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#173: Pregnancy, Complications and Mental Health
32 min
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#172: Mental Health, Antidepressants, Pregnancy...
47 min
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#171: The Science and Evolution of Fatherhood
45 min
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#170: On Toni Morrison, Gun Violence, and Your ...
22 min
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#169: Nutrition, Fertility and A Little Bit of ...
39 min
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#168: Yoga, Racism, Prenatal Care and Healing
54 min
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#167: How to Eat if you have Gestational Diabetes
44 min
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#95: Preterm Labor, Shackles, and 4th of July
43 min
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#166: No-fear Pregnancy
53 min
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#165: Comedy, Fertility and Mental Health with ...
44 min
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#32: Father’s Day Advice from an Old Dad to the...
44 min
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#164: How To Name That Baby
53 min
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#163: Raising Resilient Kids in an Online World
45 min
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#162: Kori’s Birth with Placenta Previa
40 min
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#161: Stats, Data & Parenting from Birth to Pre...
63 min
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#160: Who’s Charting Your Pregnancy?
49 min
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#159: Big Announcements at JeanneFaulkner.com
17 min
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#158: Childhood Trauma and Mothering
58 min
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#81: Jennie Joseph, Midwives & Black Maternal H...
50 min
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#157: Pros and Cons of Prenatal Genetic Testing
24 min
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#156: Women, Conferences & Childcare
45 min
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#155: A Pediatrician's 7 Secrets of Newborns
49 min
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#154: Midwives in Hospitals - Creating the Solu...
51 min
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#153: Home Birth, Midwives, and Botanicals
55 min
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#152: International Women’s Day with Pro Mujer
60 min
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#151: Genetic Testing, Downs Syndrome & The Luc...
56 min
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#150: Healing C-section Scars and Adhesions
63 min
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#149: Anxiety, Nurses, Infertility & Motherhood.
58 min
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#148: Measles, Vaccines and the Family Medical ...
47 min
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#147: Fertility Awareness, Conception & Contrac...
49 min
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#146: Baby Stuff & Premature Labor
54 min
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#145: Setting Our Intentions for 2019
17 min
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#144: Giving Birth at the Holidays - Plus, More...
39 min
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#143: Talking Shop with Dr. Lady Doctor
61 min
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#142: How To Become a Labor & Deliver Nurse
48 min
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#103: Bacterial Vaginosis, Pregnancy & Sex with...
31 min
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#102: Bacterial Vaginosis & Pregnancy with Dr. ...
31 min
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#141: How C-section Rates Got So High
45 min
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#140: Voting and Raising Emotionally Healthy Kids
35 min
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#139: 40 Years With the Pregnancy Discriminatio...
51 min
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#138: Cultural Competency & Birthing Change wit...
58 min
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#137: How Sexual Assault Impacts Pregnancy, Bir...
46 min
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#136: The Kavanaugh Hearing, Consent, and Birth...
20 min
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#135: Listener Emails, Miscarriage & the New I...
37 min
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#134: September Baby Booms & Why Am I Still Fat?
42 min
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#133: Formula 101
46 min
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#132: Queer Parenting, Core Strength, and Hospi...
45 min
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#73: Insomnia, Anxiety, Pregnancy and Parenting
65 min
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#90: Epidurals and Maternal Justice
48 min
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#7: Karen Parker, Certified Nurse Midwife, Expl...
31 min
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#5: Jessica Shortall on Workplace Breastfeeding...
42 min
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#131: Where I Am In My Life As A Mom
17 min
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#130: Motherhood, Friendship, & Murder
48 min
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#129: US vs. The World on Breastfeeding and the...
59 min
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#128: Husbands, Prenatal Care, and What’s Going...
41 min
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#127: Worry, the Border, and your Core
42 min
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#126: Pregnancy & Chemicals, Beauty & Skin.
55 min
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#125: Best Advice for Dads, Laura Stanfill Talk...
54 min
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#124: Traveling with Babies and Children at the...
34 min
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#44: Labor Pains and Epidurals
25 min
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#123: Title X, Emotional Labor, and BeFitMom
43 min