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Common Sense Pregnancy, Parenting & Politics
60 minutes | 2 years ago
#152: International Women’s Day with Pro Mujer
Jeanne talks about International Women’s Day & Women’s History Month and interviews Maria Cavalcanti, President and CEO of Pro Mujer about how women and mothers throughout Latin America are making change happen.
58 minutes | 2 years ago
#151: Genetic Testing, Downs Syndrome & The Lucky Few
Jeanne, Heather Avis (author of The Lucky Few - https://www.heatheravis.com/) and certified nurse midwife Chris Beard answer Kate’s email about genetic testing and finding out her baby may have Downs Syndrome.
64 minutes | 2 years ago
#150: Healing C-section Scars and Adhesions
Jeanne talks with Licensed Massage Therapist Isabel Spradlin about how scar tissue affects women’s pelvis and abdomen after c-sections and how massage therapy and self-care promotes healing.
59 minutes | 2 years ago
#149: Anxiety, Nurses, Infertility & Motherhood.
Jeanne interviews Risa Kerslake (RisaKerslakeWrites.com) about switching careers from nursing to writing and about her journey through infertility to motherhood.
48 minutes | 2 years ago
#148: Measles, Vaccines and the Family Medical Leave Act
Jeanne talks about the measles outbreak hitting unvaccinated kids and interviews Jessica Mason with the National Partnership for Women & Families about the 26th anniversary of the FMLA.
50 minutes | 2 years ago
#147: Fertility Awareness, Conception & Contraception.
Jeanne interviews Lisa Hendrickson Jacks about her new book The Fifth Vital Sign and about the signs our bodies give that show when we’re fertile.
56 minutes | 2 years ago
#146: Baby Stuff & Premature Labor
Jeanne talks about how much stuff babies really need and with midwife Chris Beard about premature contractions, premature labor, premature rupture of membranes and premature birth.
19 minutes | 2 years ago
#145: Setting Our Intentions for 2019
Jeanne asks listeners to help start the conversations we’ll have about pregnancy, parenting and politics in 2019.
42 minutes | 2 years ago
#144: Giving Birth at the Holidays - Plus, More About Placentas!
Jeanne answers q’s about who staffs the labor unit on holidays and about placental complications.
62 minutes | 2 years ago
#143: Talking Shop with Dr. Lady Doctor
Jeanne talks with Dr. Kelly Cullwell about women’s health, her pregnancy and power dynamics in hospitals. Plus, Dr. Lady Doctor and Chris Beard, CNM, each answer Whitney’s email.
49 minutes | 2 years ago
#142: How To Become a Labor & Deliver Nurse
Jeanne talks with student nurse, Anu Bhullar, about finding her way into women’s health and the birth profession.
31 minutes | 2 years ago
#103: Bacterial Vaginosis, Pregnancy & Sex with Shan Boody
In part two of all-about-BV podcast, Jeanne interviews author, clinical sexologist and outspoken women’s health advocate, Shan Boody about bacterial vaginosis, it’s impact on women’s sex lives and self esteem and more.
32 minutes | 3 years ago
#102: Bacterial Vaginosis & Pregnancy with Dr. Roshini Raj (Part 1)
Jeanne interviews Dr. Roshini Raj, Board-Certified Physician, Women’s Health Advocate, Author and Medical Correspondent about what BV is, what a new study says about its impact on women’s well-being and what women can do to get rid of it. This is part one of a two-parter.
47 minutes | 3 years ago
#141: How C-section Rates Got So High
Jeanne talks with author, historian, Jacqueline Wolf about her book, Cesarean Section: An American History of Risk, Technology, and Consequence
37 minutes | 3 years ago
#140: Voting and Raising Emotionally Healthy Kids
Jeanne interviews author, Maureen Healey about her new book and talks about why your vote matters in this historic election.
53 minutes | 3 years ago
#139: 40 Years With the Pregnancy Discrimination Act
Jeanne talks about what it means to be present and to parent when every day brings a bomb scare, plus she talks with Sarah Fleisch Fink, General Counsel and Director of Workplace Policy at the National Partnership for Women & Families about where we are 40 years after the Pregnancy Discrimination Act.
60 minutes | 3 years ago
#138: Cultural Competency & Birthing Change with Shafia Monroe
Jeanne interviews midwife, doula trainer, cultural competency trainer, Shafia Monroe.
48 minutes | 3 years ago
#137: How Sexual Assault Impacts Pregnancy, Birth, and Healthcare
Jeanne talks with Certified Nurse Midwife, Chris Beard, about sexual assaults impact on women’s health, healthcare and birth experiences plus what Kavinaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation means for women.
21 minutes | 3 years ago
#136: The Kavanaugh Hearing, Consent, and Birth Trauma
Jeanne makes the connection between the supreme court hearing for Bret Kavinaugh and birth trauma in the delivery room.
38 minutes | 3 years ago
#135: Listener Emails, Miscarriage & the New Induction Study
Jeanne answers listener emails and talks with Certified Nurse Midwife, Chris Beard, CNM about the new August, 2018 NIH study recommendations about 39 week inductions for first time mothers.
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