• 00:31

    Mark Leach talks about Prenatal Testing for Down syndrome

    in Parents

    Attorney and bioethisist Mark Leach will be talking to us about his upcoming presentation at the National Down Syndrome Congress Convention: "The New Era of Prenatal Testing: Answering Questions About the New Age of Genetics."  If anyone knows the most current information on this topic it's Mark!  Join us as we talk about his important work within the Down syndrome community and hear his thoughts about what we, as parents of adults who have Down syndrome, can do to help.

    From an article by Maureen Wallace in AllParenting:

    "Mark is dogged in his passion not only for his own daughter but for all people with Down syndrome," says Dr. Brian Skotko, co-director of the Down Syndrome Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. 

    You can also find Mark on Twitter and LinkedIn

  • 01:00

    The Parenting Solution:Global Prenatal Initiative with Guest Dr Julie Gerland

    in Spirituality

    The world is facing unprecedented crisis. Are you tired of hearing it’s all about the economy or global warming? The real solution lies with families. Dr. Julie Gerland tells us how maternal empowerment from the moment of conception will save the world!

    What is The Global Prenatal Initiative? The Global Prenatal Initiative (GPI) is an initiative of the UN ECOSOC Commission of the World Organisation of Prenatal Education Associations (OMAEP), and is in partnership with the 20th Anniversary of the United Nations International Year of Families. The GPI is an awareness raising campaign.

    About the GPI Founder: Dr. Julie Gerland is the Chief United Nations Representative for the World Organisation of Prenatal Education Associations (OMAEP) an NGO in Special Consultative Status with the UN/ECOSOC. She is a pioneer, co-author of three award-winning celebrity anthologies, international lecturer and advocate in the field of very early parenting from pre-conception to the first year after birth. 

  • 01:01

    Healing with Dr. Daniels - Prenatal Care

    in Health

    Dr. Jennifer Daniels' show topic this week is How Prenatal Care Shatters the Security of the Womb.
    Infant mortaity in the United States is as much as double that of other developed countries. At the same time, the cost of prenatal care and delivery is much higher.  ??Could it be that the care itself is somehow responsible for the increased infant mortality?
    On this show, Dr Daniels examines the interventions that happen from the date pregnancy is diagnosed to the first day of life.  You listen and You decide.  The scourage of prenatal care.

  • 01:52

    Healthy, Conscious Conception, Pregnancy & Birthing: A Better World in 9 Months

    in Lifestyle

    What is the role of conception, the parent' relationship pre-conception, pregnancy and natural birthing have to do with later in life and the possibility of creating a better, healthier, happier, peaceful, just and sustainable world?  How about most everything?

    Join me in a Round Table discussion about this powerful subject with Dr. Francois Amigues, Osteopath, President of Ideal Family and of the Canadian Association of Prenatal Education. Filmmaker Monica Matos (Life Imitates Birth),writer and Utopian Laura Uplinger (Gift for the Unborn Children),and midwife, doula, Carla Machado.

    Laura Uplinger, Prenatal and perinatal educator for more than 30 years, Author, alumni board member ofAPPPAH (Association for Prenatal & Perinatal Psychology and Health).  Carla Machado, President of ANEP Brasil (National Association for Pre­natal Education)

  • 02:59

    Heal a Woman, Heal the World. Healing and Awakening sleeping Goddesses

    in Self Help

    Sakina O’Uhuru, CM MS has been practicing the art of Midwifery for 18 years. She has been providing maternal child health care in underserved areas for 30 years.She held the position as Site Director/Director of Midwifery Services of Morris Heights Women’s Health & Birthing Pavilion during 1999-2004.   MHHC was the first clinic to offer out of hospital prenatal labor & delivery services in an underserved community in New York City.Ms. O’Uhuru is a Clinical Preceptor for SUNY Downstate Midwifery Program.

    In 2002, she founded her private practice, Gentle Spirit Home Birth Midwifery Services where she offers comprehensive women’s health care services. Gentle Spirit Birth is a private practice independently owned and operated with two office locations in both New York and New Jersey.  She has attended well over 500 out of hospital births.

    Publications- Reality Bridges 2013 Volume 3.3 Can African American Women Conceptualize The Midwifery Model of Care As The Gold Standard of Prenatal Care For All Low Risk Women?In 2013 Ms. O’Uhuru published her first Memoir Journey To Birth: The Story of a Midwife’s Journey and A Reflection of The Heroic Women She Served Along the Way.

    Wab/Abt Akhiya Maat
    Wabet Abt meaning- high priestess of purification rights. She is a V-Steam Specialist, Founder of The Art Of 360 Shift, Certified Sacred Woman Educator, Legendary Hair Designer.
    For the pass 25 years has blazed the trails of wholistic living and is currently working on her current projects/movement. STEAM ON IT (The Art Of Vaginal Steaming). Her latest body of work includes the birthing of her book, website and programs.

    Kheru Meri DeFontes- El. Doula, Family herbalist, healer Sister & Friend. Is dedicated in assisting indigenous families heal on all levels from trauma through transformation.


  • 00:30

    Prenatal Massage

    in Health

    Join us as Dr. Ann Khanna's guest will be Linda Williams of Serenity Zone in San Diego, CA.

  • 00:06

    Hygiene For Humanity

    in Lifestyle

    Join TJN's resident nurses, Sharon Cole and Carol Porter, as they explore the world of hygiene - the first line of defense for human health and wellness. Every week Sharon and Carol look into what can be done as a whole to ensure our daily health from head to toe! Topic: Labor and Deliver

  • 00:39

    Life as a New Mom: Fitness & Health

    in Parents

    Join Sara Bingham, WeeHands Founder and author of The Baby Signing Book, each week as she shares parenting tips, language development strategies, and the joys of connecting with your baby, toddler and/or preschool child.

    Since 2001, WeeHands has been an industry-leading children's sign language and language development program delivered through interactive, fun classes, as well as a line of tailored products. In 2014, WeeHands became part of Morneau Shepell’s Children's Support Solutions, an organization that provides health-centered and educational services to children with differences to help them reach their potential.

    This week, Sara will chat with Ada DiGiacopo, an instructor and personal trainer with Mommy & Baby Fitness. Mommy and Baby Fitness Workout and Play™ is an interactive and innovative program designed for new moms and their babies to enjoy. On this show we'll chat about fitness health for new moms.

  • 01:06

    Health news today

    in Health

    Today's show will cover recent health news including prescription painkiller epidemic, RA and the gut, type 1 diabetes and the gut, CVD risks, Meditation, Superbug outbreak, prenatal vitamins and Iodine, EHR's, carmal color and cancer, phthalates and fertility, flame retardants and health, statins and parkinsons, multiple sclerosis, fake studies, toxicity of OTC, measles vaccines.

    Each week Dr. Epley, D.C., C.C.W.P, and Dr. Gofourth, D.C. will discuss current health news and noteworthy studies, and their impact on out health.  Our emphysis is primarily on toxicity, deficiency and stress negatively effects our health, and how eating well, moving well, and thinking well can reverse and prevent these negative effects.

  • 00:30

    Special Edition Prenatal Care Education

    in Moms and Family

    In today’s segment we are discussing prenatal care and the Surgeon General’s Call to Action- The Call to Action details how people and organizations can contribute to the health of mothers and their children with regard to breastfeeding.  This Call to Action came about as a result of the use of formula versus breast milk and the increase of risks to the baby’s health associated with not breastfeeding.
    This show will feature Judith Beaulieu, RN, BSN, MIS, CHC, RYI.

  • 01:00

    #177: Digestion Basics, Nutrition Career, Bumpy Skin, and more

    in Health

    1.  What’s new for you from Diane & Liz [5:09]
    2.  Shout Out: Dr. Amy Myers and her new book, The Autoimmune Solution [10:46]
    3.  Shout Out 2: Balanced Bites podcast [13:02] 

    Listener Questions:
    4. Not eating paleo yet; doctor says I have signs of IBS. Do you think he’s right? [18:48]
    5. Career change into nutrition; NTA or Bauman? [26:10]
    6. Vitamins A and D and keratosis pilaris [42:16]
    7. Diane’s Kitchen tip: beef jerky recipe tips and storage [53:39]
     8. Liz’s fertility tip of the week: probiotics in pregnancy [57:34]

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