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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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According to current guidlines vaginal breech delivery is still a reasoinable option but doctors are no longer taught it and most dont offer it. Today I will be talking to Dr. Elliott Berlin Director of TRIAL OF LABOR. Dr. Elliot Berlin is an award... more

Join me and Anna Graybill Van Wagoner as we discuss the EXCITING upcoming BirthKeeper Summit in Berkeley California.

Today I will be talking to Sherry Payne. She will be walking across the state of Missouri along the Katy Trail to bring attention to the invisible epidemic of African-American infant mortality- babies dying prior to their first birthday. Here in... more

Last week, Utah press reported that grandmother midwife Vickie Sorensen had been jailed and charged with manslaughter for a stillbirth or neonatal death that occurred in December 2012. The press reported that Vickie's home had been... more

My guest is Ariel Gore of HIP MAMA MAGAZINE. This months cover went viral before the issue hit news stands. But that's just it. The issue didn't hit news stands because of the cover. Which depicts a woman nursing with out a... more

My guest will be Jennifer Margulis, Ph.D., Senior Fellow at the Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism at Brandeis University, is an award-winning travel, culture, and parenting writer. She is the author of The Business of Baby: What... more

A couple in Port Orford Oregon have started a petition asking Target Stores to "Stop ifying infant girls with "sexy" pacifiers". There seems to be two camps of parents out there; Those that agree vehemently with this petition and those who... more

My guest is Hector Cruz a concerned dad and in my book, a rock star: Here is a note from him all about his amazing project! Tune in live, call us with questions and comments! Project: Breastfeeding is my goal of helping to... more

Robin Grille is the author of Parenting for a Peaceful World and Heart to Heart Parenting. He is coming to the United States for a Parenting for a Peaceful World Tour in December. Robin Grille is a father, a psychologist in private practice... more

Giving Austin Labor Support (GALS) brings another exciting documentary to the Austin community. BREASTMILK is the latest film from Executive Producers Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein, the creative minds behind The Business of Being Born... more
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