Birthful Episodes

215: The Problem with Due Dates, with Gail Hart (Renewed)

If you’re pregnant, you may be sick of the question “When are you due?”, especially since the methods for calculating that date aren’t based on any current evidence. Only about 5% of babies are born on their due date, so...

214: [Birth Stories] Birthing While Driving, with Laura Loos

Laura Loos has had two non-medicated vaginal births, with her second one happening so super fast that it involved birthing while driving. It also involved going into the hospital holding her baby, while her placenta was still attached, and a...

213: Choosing a Childbirth Class, with Sharon Muza

You’d think choosing a childbirth education class would be straight forward, but as with most birth-related things, the options are nearly endless. Should you take the hospital class or an independent one? Lamaze, Bradley, Birthing from Within, Hypnoba...

209: Parenting Your Newborn, with Dr. Bob Hamilton

The good news is that figuring out how to parent your newborn is something you can do while you discover what type of parent you want to be, and most of the time, your baby will lead the way. The...