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.

Health & Fitness
Society & Culture
Kids & Family
1
#194 Childcare, COVID 19 and Essential Workers
43 min
2
#193 First Birth, Second Birth, Before and Duri...
Mother's Day 2020 Episode
39 min
3
#192 A Pediatrician's Thoughts on Coronavirus, ...
42 min
4
#191 The Labor Nurse Episode
41 min
5
#190 Comedy, Tragedy and Fertility with Laura L...
44 min
6
#189 Coronavirus and Birth Restrictions with Ki...
48 min
7
#188 Silver Linings and Coronavirus FAQs
29 min
8
#187 Coronavirus Plus, Induction versus Home Birth
32 min
9
#186 What's Best for Mom, Keeps Babies Healthier
46 min
10
#185 Prematurity, Birth Defects and March of Dimes
57 min
11
#184 Racism, Bias and Birth with Kimberly Seals...
39 min
12
#183 The Good Enough Parent
63 min
13
#182 Fertility, Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine
42 min
14
#181 The Impeachment Trial and Rosie Acosta's F...
62 min
15
#180: Talking Politics, Pregnancy, and TV
63 min
16
#179: We’re Four Years Old!
50 min
17
#178: When Your Doctor Apologizes
52 min
18
#177: How the Media and Medical Experts Demean ...
67 min
19
#176: What Midwives Do
43 min
20
#8: Revisiting Feminism, Motherhood, and The Go...
50 min
21
#175: Defining Feminism and Putting Mothers First
53 min
22
#174: Self Care, Mental Health Pregnancy & Pare...
43 min
23
#83: Pregnancy, Birth Trauma and Mental Healthcare
48 min
24
#173: Pregnancy, Complications and Mental Health
32 min
25
#172: Mental Health, Antidepressants, Pregnancy...
47 min
26
#171: The Science and Evolution of Fatherhood
45 min
27
#170: On Toni Morrison, Gun Violence, and Your ...
22 min
28
#169: Nutrition, Fertility and A Little Bit of ...
39 min
29
#168: Yoga, Racism, Prenatal Care and Healing
54 min
30
#167: How to Eat if you have Gestational Diabetes
44 min
31
#95: Preterm Labor, Shackles, and 4th of July
43 min
32
#166: No-fear Pregnancy
53 min
33
#165: Comedy, Fertility and Mental Health with ...
44 min
34
#32: Father’s Day Advice from an Old Dad to the...
44 min
35
#164: How To Name That Baby
53 min
36
#163: Raising Resilient Kids in an Online World
45 min
37
#162: Kori’s Birth with Placenta Previa
40 min
38
#161: Stats, Data & Parenting from Birth to Pre...
63 min
39
#160: Who’s Charting Your Pregnancy?
49 min
40
#159: Big Announcements at JeanneFaulkner.com
17 min
41
#158: Childhood Trauma and Mothering
58 min
42
#81: Jennie Joseph, Midwives & Black Maternal H...
50 min
43
#157: Pros and Cons of Prenatal Genetic Testing
24 min
44
#156: Women, Conferences & Childcare
45 min
45
#155: A Pediatrician's 7 Secrets of Newborns
49 min
46
#154: Midwives in Hospitals - Creating the Solu...
51 min
47
#153: Home Birth, Midwives, and Botanicals
55 min
48
#152: International Women’s Day with Pro Mujer
60 min
49
#151: Genetic Testing, Downs Syndrome & The Luc...
56 min
50
#150: Healing C-section Scars and Adhesions
63 min
51
#149: Anxiety, Nurses, Infertility & Motherhood.
58 min
52
#148: Measles, Vaccines and the Family Medical ...
47 min
53
#147: Fertility Awareness, Conception & Contrac...
49 min
54
#146: Baby Stuff & Premature Labor
54 min
55
#145: Setting Our Intentions for 2019
17 min
56
#144: Giving Birth at the Holidays - Plus, More...
39 min
57
#143: Talking Shop with Dr. Lady Doctor
61 min
58
#142: How To Become a Labor & Deliver Nurse
48 min
59
#103: Bacterial Vaginosis, Pregnancy & Sex with...
31 min
60
#102: Bacterial Vaginosis & Pregnancy with Dr. ...
31 min
61
#141: How C-section Rates Got So High
45 min
62
#140: Voting and Raising Emotionally Healthy Kids
35 min
63
#139: 40 Years With the Pregnancy Discriminatio...
51 min
64
#138: Cultural Competency & Birthing Change wit...
58 min
65
#137: How Sexual Assault Impacts Pregnancy, Bir...
46 min
66
#136: The Kavanaugh Hearing, Consent, and Birth...
20 min
67
#135: Listener Emails, Miscarriage & the New I...
37 min
68
#134: September Baby Booms & Why Am I Still Fat?
42 min
69
#133: Formula 101
46 min
70
#132: Queer Parenting, Core Strength, and Hospi...
45 min
71
#73: Insomnia, Anxiety, Pregnancy and Parenting
65 min
72
#90: Epidurals and Maternal Justice
48 min
73
#7: Karen Parker, Certified Nurse Midwife, Expl...
31 min
74
#5: Jessica Shortall on Workplace Breastfeeding...
42 min
75
#131: Where I Am In My Life As A Mom
17 min
76
#130: Motherhood, Friendship, & Murder
48 min
77
#129: US vs. The World on Breastfeeding and the...
59 min
78
#128: Husbands, Prenatal Care, and What’s Going...
41 min
79
#127: Worry, the Border, and your Core
42 min
80
#126: Pregnancy & Chemicals, Beauty & Skin.
55 min
81
#125: Best Advice for Dads, Laura Stanfill Talk...
54 min
82
#124: Traveling with Babies and Children at the...
34 min
83
#44: Labor Pains and Epidurals
25 min
84
#123: Title X, Emotional Labor, and BeFitMom
43 min
85
#122: Motherhood and Sex
53 min
86
#121: Running for Office With a Baby
46 min
87
#120: Supporting Politics to Support Mothers
41 min
88
#119: What Science Says About Respectful Parenting
44 min
89
#118: Debunking Pregnancy Myths with Math
41 min
90
#117: Pregnancy, Parenting, and Deportation
49 min
91
#116: Why Parents Worry About Vaccines
59 min
92
#115: Cherish Lee on Making Music as a Mother
68 min
93
#114: What Pregnancy Does to Our Feet
53 min
94
#113: Money, Women, Activism, and Parenting
62 min
95
#112: International Women’s Day and Communicati...
44 min
96
#111: Family Planning and Healthy Mothers
44 min
97
#110: Real Food, Gun Reform, and Teens Changing...
53 min
98
#109: Integrative Medicine and Fertility
34 min
99
#108: Fistula, Poverty, and Doctors Who Care
42 min
100
#107: Parenthood, Loss, Books, and Writing
Jeanne Talks with author Deborah Reed about her new book, The Days The Birds Come Back and about writing, motherhood and literature.
66 min