Welcome to the Mommy Labor Nurse Podcast, where we firmly believe in the power of education when it comes to giving birth! Tune in each week as we dive into pregnancy-related topics, expert interviews, and a variety of birth stories!
As a reminder, anything you hear on this podcast should not be taken as medical advice, please see mommylabornurse.com/disclaimer for more info.
Let's Talk About Pelvic Floor Health with Nikki Bergen
This week on the podcast I am joined by friend Nikki over at the BelleMethod and we're talking all about pelvic floor health!
Nikki is a women’s fitness expert, Master Pilates Trainer, and passionate pelvic health advocate.
We talked about pelvic floor strength after birth, diastasis recti, signs that you may have pelvic floor weaknesses (or tension), getting back into fitness post-birth, and more!
Laurel's Birth Story
This week on the Mommy Labor Nurse podcast I have a birth story lined up for yall! And, let me just preface, this is not any ordinary birth story. This one is INTENSE and shall I even say the word? COVID-filled. Yup.
This week I had Laurel join me on the podcast to talk all about giving birth in the heart of this pandemic that we all know too well. Laurel and her husband BOTH got covid a few days before she was due, and unfortunately, her husband was not able to attend her birth, and she had to give birth in the hospital alone.
Read more at mommylabornurse.com/covid-birth-story/
10 Things You Can Do to Prep for Labor
In this week's episode of the Mommy Labor Nurse podcast, we talked ALL about preparing for labor....and specifically 10 things you shouldn't forget!
My main focus is giving you 10 things you should do before labor starts.
A Chat with the Hosts of the Big Fat Positive Podcast
Have you ever wanted to be pregnant at the same time as your BFF? Well, that's exactly what happened with this week's guests! Shanna and Laura came onto the Mommy Labor Nurse podcast this week and talked all about being pregnant at the SAME time - what the journey was like, and even brought up some struggles they faced.
Talking Anesthesia and L&D With Dr. Magnolia Printz
What do TikTok and Anesthesia have in common? Well, nothing really - unless you’re my friend Dr. Maggie Printz who joined me for this week’s episode of the Mommy Labor Nurse podcast.
Dr. Magnolia Printz is a board-certified anesthesiologist from Wisconsin, and at the time of recording she has over 800k followers on TikTok.
n this episode, I sat down with Maggie, and we chatted about all things anesthesia – especially as it relates to birth.
EP100: Single Mother By Choice: Sara's Story
This week on the Mommy Labor Nurse podcast, I was joined by Sara who reached out to me because she wanted to come on the show and talk about her journey to becoming a single mother by choice.
The big day of Sara’s embryo transfer happened just two days before we recorded, and I loved that timing because everything was so fresh in her mind.
During our conversation, you’ll hear her talk about the decision and process of freezing her eggs when she was in her early 30s, and all of the thought and steps that went into actually deciding to become a single mother by choice when she turned 40 years old.
Read more at mommylabornurse.com/single-mother-by-choice