Podcast 073: Dr. Harvey Karp: The Happiest Baby on the Block

Our guest on this episode of “Healthy Births, Happy Babies” is Dr. Harvey Karp, one of America’s leading pediatricians and child development experts. His celebrated books/videos, The Happiest Baby on the Block, The Happiest Toddler on the Block and The Happiest Baby Guide to Great Sleep have teach his insights into child development (e.g. the Calming Reflex, the 5 S’s … Read More

Podcast 072: Why Sex is So Hard After Baby | Kimberly Johnson

Our guest on this episode of “Healthy Births, Happy Babies” is Kimberly Johnson, a Somatic Experiencing trauma resolution practitioner, Certified Sexological Bodyworker, doula, postpartum care advocate and single mom. In this episode, we will cover: Why sex changes so much after baby arrives and how to redefine it for yourself and for partner so you’re both happy the relationship between sex, connection … Read More

Podcast 071: In Utero: the Movie-the Impact of the Prenatal Environment | Kathleen Man Gyllenhaal

Our guest on this episode of “Healthy Births, Happy Babies” is Kathleen Man Gyllenhaal, the writer/director of a diverse body of award-winning dramas and documentaries, including the feature documentary In Utero, which explores the impact of the environment on pregnancy and the next generation. In this episode, we will cover: how Kathleen’s own pregnancy led her to create this documentary exploring the … Read More

Podcast 070: Helping Your Baby Sleep Through the Night | Jen Varela

Our guest on this episode of “Healthy Births, Happy Babies” is Jen Varela, a sleep training expert who focuses on the achievement of each family’s sleep goals whether in co-sleeping environments, room sharing or separate rooms. In this episode, we will cover: Even though every family is different – they have different sleeping styles, different schedules, and different parenting styles – … Read More

Podcast 068: The Do’s & Don’ts of Post Partum Exercise | Lisa Druxman

Our guest on this episode of “Healthy Births, Happy Babies” is Lisa Druxman, expert in the field of pre and postnatal fitness and the founder and CEO of Stroller Strides, the country’s largest fitness program for moms. Her other company, Fit4Mom, has also developed other fitness programs for moms: Fit4Baby which is for moms during pregnancy and Body Back which is for moms who are … Read More

Podcast 067: Breastfeeding Made Simple with Nancy Mohrbacher

Our guest on this episode of “Healthy Births, Happy Babies” is Nancy Mohrbacher, a board-certified lactation consultant and author of Breastfeeding Made Simple and Breastfeeding Solutions and its companion App for Android and iPhone. In this episode, we will cover: the most common reasons why so many women have difficulty breastfeeding in the first couple weeks how knowing about the instinctive reflexes that newborns are … Read More

Podcast 066: Natural Remedies for Earaches | Willow Buckley

Our guest on this episode of “Healthy Births, Happy Babies” is Willow Buckley, a certified classical homeopath, labor doula, and prenatal yoga teacher. She is back on our podcast for the fourth time. In this episode, we will cover: the 5 observation tools you can use to determine if your child is coming down with an earache (or any other sickness) an effective oil you can get … Read More

Podcast 065: Your Baby, Your Way with Dr. Jennifer Margulis

Click here to Subscribe to “Healthy Births, Happy Babies” or listen to more episodes. Our guest today on “Healthy Births, Happy Babies” is Jennifer Margulis, Ph.D., an award-winning science journalist and author of many books including Your Baby, Your Way where she investigates the overlooked dangers of mainstream birth practices, especially when scientific evidence has been brushed aside in favor of special interests. In this … Read More

Podcast 064: The Facts & Myths about Circumcision | Dr. Adrienne Carmack, Urologist

Click here to Subscribe to “Healthy Births, Happy Babies” or listen to more episodes. Our guest today on “Healthy Births, Happy Babies” is Dr. Adrienne Carmack, a board-certified urologist and mother of three children. She is an expert in the issues surrounding circumcision and the author of The Good Mommy’s Guide to Her Little Boy’s Penis. In this episode, we will cover: what Dr. … Read More