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Pregnancy, Parenting & Politics

Pregnancy, Parenting & Politics

Pregnancy, Parenting & Politics

231 episodes


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 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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#227 What the Covid Relief Bill Means for Families Plus, PPP is Taking A Break

Jeanne talks with Your Political Playlist host and Democratic strategist, Emily Tisch S...

46 minutes
Apr 27, 2021

#226 How lifting restrictions on midwives could improve pregnancy outcomes

Jeanne talks withNew Orleans Maternal Health Coalition members Demetrice Smith, CNM, FN...

55 minutes
Apr 19, 2021

#225 Elevating How We Talk About Pregnancy

Jeanne talks with Julie Gonzalez, a longtime listener about her email asking how to tal...

33 minutes
Apr 04, 2021

#224 A midwife's focus on wellness

Jeanne talks about Marie Mongon, founder of Hypnobirthing, the Violence Against Women A...

39 minutes
Mar 20, 2021

#223 A Pregnant ER Nurse Talks About Her work During COVID-19

Jeanne talks about what the passage of the American Rescue Plan means for postpartum wo...

41 minutes
Mar 11, 2021

#222 COVID, Pregnancy and Vaccine Updates

Jeanne talks with CNM, Chris Beard about COVID-19 updates, vaccination information and ...

36 minutes
Feb 26, 2021

#221 Revisiting racism, bias and birth with Kimberly Seals Allers

Jeanne talks about the Momnibus Bill and revisits last February's interview about racis...

38 minutes
Feb 18, 2021

#220 Parenting, Resilience and Raising Yourself After a Tough Childhood

Jeanne talks about two bills introduced in Congress and interviews author, creative dir...

51 minutes
Feb 12, 2021

#219 Raising Money-smart Kids

Jeanne talks with Benny Nachman, CEO of Jassby, about raising money smart kids in a cas...

40 minutes
Feb 05, 2021

#218 Understanding Fertility, COVID Vaccines & the Pregnancy Bust

Jeanne discusses ACOG's statement on the COVID vaccine and pregnant persons , about the...

34 minutes
Jan 28, 2021

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