When you’re plus size with hyperemesis gravidarum, you’re sometimes not believed or praised for weight loss while you’re suffering.
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!
The TLC reality series Hot & Heavy faces a lot of criticism. However, for Adrianna Harris, being on the show was a positive experience. Listen in as she talks about her participation on the show and her journey to motherhood during episode 132 of the Plus Mommy Podcast. Hot & Heavy Known for sensationalized shows, …
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.
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. …
Champion powerlifter Becci Holcomb deadlifted almost 600 lb when she was pregnant during a competition in Dubai. This unstoppable woman shares her story.
Nia’s plus size pregnancies challenged her view of the maternity care system, and put her life on a new path to becoming a doula.
At the age of 35, Corryn had Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and a blocked fallopian tube. She knew her journey to becoming a mother was going to look different.
Kasey shares her story of pregnancy after an ectopic pregnancy and the pain of holding onto secrets, we shouldn’t have to keep.