momrepublic: One Nation Under Lactation. Expert Breastfeeding Resources & Advice Plus Support from New Moms Just Like You
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Every week on momrepublic we bring you real stories from real moms plus expert advice on how to handle the every day challenges every mom faces. We’ll cover breastfeeding, low milk supply, milk sharing, community support, body after baby, sex after baby, maternal health around the world (and what you can do to help mamas in need through our partner organization Clinic at a Time), and MORE. Plus, we'll feature experts such as Elizabeth Pantley, Heidi Koss, Tina Sellers, & Stephanie Nguyen. Hosted by Diana Cherry, breastfeeding advocate, mother of 4, and Milkmakers content editor. Find out more at: www.milkmakers.com/blog (similar to; The Birth Hour, One Bad Mother, The Mom Hour, and All About Breastfeeding)
||ExplicitWho Needs Sleep? You Do, Mom||Recently more research is coming out about the importance of getting your zzz’s. Not getting the minimum 8 hours of sleep a night most of us need can cause major health concerns and parents with the most severe cases of sleep deprivation (due to a...||3/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitA Happy, Healthy Birthday & Beyond: How One Organization is Working to Support At-Risk New Mothers and Babies||Did you know the United States has some of the worst maternal health outcomes in the developed world? Far too many mothers and babies are dying during or shortly after childbirth- and the impact is greatest in low income communities of color.||3/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSilent Suffering No Longer: Moms Speak Out After Miscarriage, Stillbirth, and Infant Loss||Infant loss is one of the hardest things any parent can go through, and yet, many parents don’t know where to turn for resources and support after suffering from pregnancy or infant loss. In this episode of momrepublic,||2/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSquad Goals: How Do You Do You & Still Find Your Crew?||New motherhood brings many new challenges. One of the most unexpected? Your relationships with friends may never be the same. In this first episode of Mom Republic, new moms grapple with the hidden price of motherhood. Plus,||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFriended: Finding Your Social Network IRL||In our first season of momrepublic, we talked with new moms Christina Perrin and Mandy Nelson about the struggles to maintain old friendships and to find new friendships after having a baby. It struck a chord! So,||2/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitIs Breast Best? What the Health Care Industry Isn’t Telling You||Is ‘breast is best’ messaging harming babies? For centuries, breastfeeding moms have found ways to supplement their own milk supply when they didn’t produce enough milk. But modern messaging about breastfeeding sometimes makes moms feel shame abou||2/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe New Mommy Wars: Breastfeeding Shaming & The War on New Moms||Is breast is best vs. fed is best just another version of the ‘Mommy Wars’? Moms Tinne Mys and Ariana Knight weigh in on their experience with low breastmilk supply and the shame they felt in formula feeding in pro-breastfeeding Seattle as new paren||1/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitIt’s OK to Ask for Help…and Other Lessons I Learned in the Psych Ward||Did you know that PMS puts you at greater risk for postpartum depression? Or that lack of sleep can trigger a postpartum mood disorder? On this episode of momrepublic, we speak with writer, producer and director of Playing Monopoly With God about her j.||7/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitMy Son Didn’t Know I Had a Bathing Suit: The Truth About Body After Baby||True story: my son didn’t even know I had a bathing suit. Are you comfortable wearing a swimsuit in public since you had your baby? For many new and breastfeeding moms, the struggle is real. Today on momrepublic, we talk about your body after baby i||6/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAffection, Intimacy, and How to Get There||Are you doing it? That’s right- we’re going there. Let’s talk about sex. On this episode of momrepublic, we hear from new and breastfeeding moms who get really, really real about when, where, how, and if they’re even getting it. You’re going t||6/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
This podcast has had several episodes that were really helpful to me as I’m navigating the world of being a new mom. I’m the first of my friends to have kids and making other mom friends hasn’t gone as easy as I’d like since I’m shy. I was glad to hear other new parents perspectives on all sorts of topics.
Inspiring, honest, real
Great advice for breastfeeding moms
Great advice for breastfeeding and new moms.