When you’re plus size with hyperemesis gravidarum, you’re sometimes not believed or praised for weight loss while you’re suffering.
Ten years ago, I started writing what would become the leading plus size pregnancy blog. I never imagined how telling my story would make a lasting impact.
Health At Every Size And LGBTQ inclusive midwife Ray Rachlin joins the podcast to talk about home birth when you are plus size.
Liesel Teen, well-known as Mommy Labor Nurse on Instagram, shares helpful insights on supporting plus size labor and delivery.
Lori, well known as plus size model Loralyee on Instagram, tells her birth story. She shares the role her doula played in helping her feel supported.
Courtney Stallworth is a plus sized Black American maternal-newborn nurse whose pregnancy and birth experiences forever changed her life. Courtney joins the show to share her first empowering home birth story and passion for birth work. Her mission is to decrease the growing maternal-newborn mortality rate for all, emphasizing on the BIPOC community. Recording & …
Feeling supported by your care provider impacts how you look back on your pregnancy and birth experience. This is Whitney’s birth story!
This is a needed conversation about weight stigma in maternity care and how we can improve outcomes for plus size people during pregnancy.
Veronica chose to switch care providers at 26 weeks pregnant after her OB-GYN made assumptions about her body’s ability to have a healthy outcome.
Morgan shares her three plus size cesarean birth stories, and how size-friendly care can impact how people feel about their birth experiences.
Writer and full-spectrum doula Carrie Murphy joins the show for a thought-provoking conversation about how social justice and birth intersect.
Twelve years following a traumatic birth, Salena knew next time would be different. She shares her and her wife’s journey to getting pregnant with their son and her healing home birth story as a plus size woman. Healing Home Birth For months on end, Salena and her wife tried to get pregnant via home insemination. …