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Progressive Parenting strives to share information to parents to help them form informed decisions for their families, your host Gena Kirby interviews, Doctors, Nurses, Midwives, Authors and other experts to answer your parenting questions.

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In rural Costa Rica, a 95-year-old midwife passes on the wisdom of her craft to a new generation of women fighting for their right to choose how they give birth. I will be speaking with the film maker. Don't miss it!

We will be talking about the importance of research for the case of improving birth outcomes for families of color, and the why ?Giving Voices to Mothers? of color is so important. And about Shafia's dream regarding the Ancestral... more

Even women who want a homebirth and even unassisted births seem to have forgotton a lot or nver learend about what birth can truly be like. I talk with Margo Blackstone (AZ Midwife) about what we seem to have forgotten

Imagine a world where children talk to their parents about the changes in their bodies and their sexual desires instead of looking to media for their sex education. If you are interested in making this world a reality, you won't want to... more

I will be chatting with Jane Austin easy to use yoga tools to support postpartum mamas... to reestablish core stability, vitality and sanity

I will be talking to filmakers on the ground live

Laurel Wilson, IBCLC, CLE, CCCE, CLD is Executive Director of Lactation Programs and Faculty for CAPPA, Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association. She recently acted as the Customer Advocate for InJoy Birth and... more

Join me as I talk with Peggy O'Mara about this very important topic. Parents need to know what they aren't being told. My guest Peggy O'Mara was the Editor and Publisher of Mothering Magazine from 1980 to 2011. In 1995 she founded... more

Sleep is such a huge topic when we talk about parenting. Iwill be speaking with Brandi Hadfield and the team from Bebo Mia about sleep, infants and what's normal and what parents can do.
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