New Podcast Episode: C-Section Twin Birth Experience!

A new episode of the podcast is now available on all major podcast platforms. Simply search “Elephant in the Womb” or click on her menu bar to access the Podcast page. So happy to have our very first twin birth experience shared on the podcast. Ashleigh is sharing her twin birth story and some great…

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NEW Podcast Episode: Induction & Medicated Birth, TWO Experiences

A podcast brought to you by Elephant in the Womb blog (www.elephantinthewomb.ca). The Birth Experiences series is a set of interviews with moms sharing their unique birth story, and answering common questions about their different experiences. What is labor & birth like? Well it’s different for everyone – tune in to hear about all the…

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NEW Podcast Episode: One Slow & One Fast – Midwife, Home and Water Birth Experiences (Episode 10)

Wow – this is an episode packed of so many different birth scenarios! I have previously had one guest one (Rebecca) who spoke about her water birth. I also recently had Kim, the former midwife, on to discuss home births more in-depth. Mary is sort of a combination of the two – she speaks about…

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New Podcast Episode: Episode 8, Kirsten’s Hollywood Birth!

The title above will make sense to you when you listen to the episode – this episode is covering an unmedicated birth experience with an OB. Kirsten talks about her experiences as a military wife; IUGR, what it means, and how it was managed; gestational diabetes; and more. *Disclaimer: This blog is intended for informational…

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Part Two of Interview with a Former Midwife is Now Available!

Click here to read more about this episode. *Disclaimer: This blog is intended for informational purposes only. The information on this blog should not be used as a substitute to medical advice or medical treatment. As always, your Primary Care Provider, a doctor, or another health professional is your best resource for specific questions and medical…

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New Episode of the Podcast: Interview with a Former Midwife!

I recently interviewed a doula on the podcast, and it only made sense for me to chat with a (former) midwife next. *Disclaimer: This blog is intended for informational purposes only. The information on this blog should not be used as a substitute to medical advice or medical treatment. As always, your Primary Care Provider, a…

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More About Doulas And How to Find One You Can Trust

If you listen to my podcast, you’ll know my most recent guest was Mariana, a doula who works in Louisiana. She talked a lot about the role and responsibilities of a doula, and how they can help support you before, during, and after labour. I recommend giving that a listen (to hear about the doula…

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Episode 4 (Parts 1 and 2) Are Now Live: Interview With A Doula (Mariana aka Bump to Babies)

This week is a bit different than normal – I’m talking with Mariana (Bump to Babies) about her experience working as a doula and newborn care specialist. Rebecca, who was on my very first episode of the podcast, is also back on to give her perspective as a doula in training! The podcast is available…

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Medicated Birth, Induction, Pre-Eclampsia and More: Episode 2 (Part 2) of the Podcast is Live!

As a continuation of episode 2, this episode also covers a medicated birth experience, as well as induction and pre-eclampsia, as we speak to Paige. *Disclaimer: This blog is intended for informational purposes only. The information on this blog should not be used as a substitute to medical advice or medical treatment. As always, your Primary…

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Medicated Birth, Induction, Pre-Eclampsia and More: Episode 2 of the Podcast is Live!

The podcast is available on almost every platform you can imagine (including: Apple, Google, and Spotify, among others), however it is also available under the “Podcast” tab above! Please note: I had some issues with the sound this week – I know not all my guests have a fancy mic set up like mine, so…

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