Pure Natural Pregnancy
About This Show
A fortnightly pregnancy, birth & parenting podcast for people interested in the natural approach. Whether you're planning a home water birth, a VBAC or a more gentle caesarean, this is the show for you.
This podcast has been created to inspire women to trust their incredible bodies as they embark upon a new and empowering experience. We interview those who are passionately committed to honouring your right to choose a pregnancy, birth and parenting style that is as unique as you and your family.
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The Partner's Role (Part One)
[et_pb_section admin_label="section"][et_pb_row admin_label="row"][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_code admin_label="Code"]//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/4278572/height/90/width/640/theme/custom/autonext/no/thumbnail/yes/autoplay/no/preload/no/no_addthis/no/direction/backward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/7044a2/[/et_pb_code][et_pb_text admin_label="Text" background_layout="light" text_orientation="left" use_border_color="off" border_color="#ffffff" border_style="solid"] Download for later! In this episode of the Pure Natural Pregnancy podcast, Sarah talks to Mark Harris from Birthing for Blokes. Mark Harris Mark is registered as a midwife and nurse. He is an author, podcaster, speaker and general good guy who loves people! Mark travels around the country teaching men, and same sex partners, about the importance of their role in pregnancy and birth. "The choices I have made in my professional life have been shaped by this gregarious inclination. I have trained and worked as a Nurse, Midwife, Teacher in Further Education, hypnotherapist, NLP trainer, out reach youth worker. I still work as a Midwife offering a birth education through a programme called, Birthing For Blokes (@Birthing4Blokes), work and play often merge for me." You can find Mark on Facebook, twitter & on his website. In this episode In this first episode, we discuss the brain, hormones and the differences between men and women. We also have an introduction to the physiology of the partner's role, and why they are so crucial to the pregnant woman. Resources Simon Baron Cohen - "The Essential Difference: Men, Women and the Extreme Male Brain" Louann Brizendine - "The Female Brain" and also, "The Male Brain" Cordelia Fine - "Delusions of Gender: The Real Science Behind Sex Difference