45 Best Birth Stories Podcasts
Birth Stories Podcasts
Here are 45 Best Birth Stories Podcasts worth listening to in 2023
1. The Birth Hour Podcast
The Birth Hour is an inspirational birth stories podcast designed to support women through pregnancy as they prepare to give birth and also to provide relaxation. It helps new mothers to understand their birthing options through authentic birth stories.
Also in Pregnancy Podcasts, Hypnobirthing Podcasts, First Time Parent Podcasts
Play⋅ 42.5K⋅ 291 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 55 min Get Email Contact More
2. Australian Birth Stories
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
A Podcast of Mothers' stories of childbirth. Weekly interviews with mothers giving their first hand accounts of child birth in Australia. Designed to help educate and inform first time pregnant women, parents wanting to have better subsequent births and birth enthusiasts who love to hear and tell birth stories. An entertaining and heartfelt resource for pregnancy, labour and delivery and postpartum.
Also in Postpartum Podcasts, Australian Women Podcasts, Australian Storytelling Podcasts
Play⋅ 12.9K⋅ 9 ⋅1 episode / day ⋅ Avg Length 64 min Get Email Contact More
3. Evidence Based Birth
In the Evidence-Based Birth podcast, we cover the research evidence on hot topics about pregnancy and childbirth! Our mission is to raise the quality of childbirth care globally, by putting accurate, evidence-based research into the hands of families and communities, so they can make informed, empowered choices.
47.5K⋅ 5.8K ⋅1 episode / month Get Email Contact More
4. Down To Birth Show
Pregnancy and childbirth can come with mixed emotions. The desire to birth your baby safely and as naturally as possible can bring up fearful thoughts or even doubt. Education and community are game-changers, and that's how Down to Birth was born. We're Cynthia Overgard and Trisha Ludwig, and combined we have more than 30 years' supporting and educating thousands of women and couples through pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, and postpartum. Join us 1-2 times every week for our discussions, clients' birth stories, and roundtable episodes.
1.8K⋅ 84 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Dec 2019 Get Email Contact More
5. Birth Stories in Color
At Birth Stories in Color, we emphasize the role of storytelling as a way to equip future parents. Listening to real birth stories is one way to discover the expected & unexpected parts of the journey. We realize that there are birthing stories not being heard. It is also a space for people of color to share their birthing experiences, specifically celebrates, mourns with, and supports people of color & their transformation through birth. We hope that all who share and listen find it to be a community near and far, & an invaluable resource for navigating their own journey.
3K ⋅3 episodes / month ⋅ Dec 2017 Get Email Contact More
6. Birthful Podcast
Rochester, New York, US
Pregnant people get bombarded with all sorts of advice on maternity: a lot of it unsolicited, and often outdated or just plain incorrect. In the Birthful Podcast, host Adriana Lozada talks with pregnancy, birth, and postpartum experts every Wednesday to distill that information down to the relevant stuff. Tune in and you could think of them as your own specialized team of birth pros.
Also in Midwifery Podcasts, Newborn Podcasts
Play⋅ 2.6K⋅ 470⋅ 257 ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 43 min ⋅ Dec 2014 Get Email Contact More
7. Happy Homebirth Podcast
The Happy Homebirth podcast is your source for positive natural childbirth stories, and your community of support, education, and encouragement in all things homebirth and motherhood.
Play⋅ 1.7K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 63 min ⋅ Dec 2018 Get Email Contact More
8. Birth Story Podcast
Charlotte, North Carolina, US
Host Heidi is an experienced Birth Doula. I publish modern pregnancy books and journals on pregnancy to prepare you for your birth story. She talks about doulas, birth stories, labor, and delivery, placenta encapsulation, natural births, epidurals, C-sections, and adoption. A week by week guide to pregnancy and more. A collection of birth stories to guide you during your labor and delivery.
Also in Doula Podcasts
Play⋅ 373⋅ 1.5K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 63 min ⋅ Jan 2019 Get Email Contact More
9. Mommy Labor Nurse Podcast
Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Welcome to the Mommy Labor Nurse Podcast, where we firmly believe in the power of education when it comes to giving birth! Tune in each week as we dive into pregnancy-related topics, expert interviews, and a variety of birth stories!
Play⋅ 2.6K⋅ 87 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 33 min ⋅ Sep 2019 Get Email Contact More
10. Ireland's Birth Stories
A platform for women to share their journey that brought them into motherhood.
Play⋅ 130 ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 62 min ⋅ Mar 2020 Get Email Contact More
11. The Natural Birth Podcast
The Natural Birth Podcast is here to bring Embodied Birth Wisdom from women from all over the world sharing their Natural Birth Stories with the aim to inspire and encourage mamas to believe in their bodies and in the natural birth process. Enjoy these amazing birth stories!
Play⋅ 1.2K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 75 min ⋅ May 2020 Get Email Contact More
12. Healthy Balanced Birth and Beyond Podcast
The Healthy Balanced Birth and Beyond podcast is a safe space for birth professionals, birthing people, expectant parents, or those who are simply looking to learn more about the birth world. We will talk about everything related to the journey to conceive, pregnancy, labor, birth, postpartum, and beyond. The goal of this podcast is to share stories, information, and resources to educate and empower people in their own personal journey.
Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 54 min ⋅ Feb 2020 Get Email Contact More
13. Birth Naturally
We are two sisters hosting conversations about natural birth (med-free) and beyond. Whether you are a seasoned mom, new mom, pregnant with your first, or trying to conceive, we hope the stories and information we share will give you the confidence and knowledge to make informed choices about your own birth! We also cover topics like natural parenting techniques, midwifery care, and breastfeeding. We hope you'll come along in our journey and learn with us!
Play⋅ 498 ⋅2 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 48 min ⋅ Feb 2020 Get Email Contact More
14. The VBAC Homebirth Stories Podcast
Hello & Welcome to The VBAC Homebirth Stories Podcast. Are you wanting to learn more about vaginal homebirth after cesarean section and find your confidence to birth the way you feel is the best and safest for you and your baby? This podcast is for women wanting to learn more about VBAC's, especially homebirths!
Play⋅ 1.4K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 40 min ⋅ Jun 2020 Get Email Contact More
15. Healing Birth
This is a place where we explore healing from birth trauma. We share our stories, learn from each other's experiences, and critique the systems in place, with the goal in mind to make it better for all of us. But most of all, if you get one thing from this show, I want you to know that you are not alone.
Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 55 min ⋅ Dec 2019 Get Email Contact More
16. Doing It At Home
Doing It At Home is a weekly podcast about home birth and our decision to go from a traditional hospital birth with an OBGYN to a natural birth at home with midwives. This is a raw and honest show that explores homebirth from every angle. We talk about the fears and judgments thrown at you when you choose home birth. We share resources that we found tremendously helpful for understanding our birthing options.
Also in Obgyn Podcasts
Play⋅ 1.7K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 55 min ⋅ Sep 2016 Get Email Contact More
17. Still A Part of Us | A podcast about pregnancy loss, stillbirth, and infant loss
Still A Part of Us is a place where moms and dads can share the birth story of their child who was stillborn or who died in infancy.
Play⋅ 392⋅ 2 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 58 min ⋅ Jun 2019 Get Email Contact More
18. The Delivery Diaries
This is a podcast about how families were started. Join us as we hear both parents tell their stories of how their children were delivered, whether that's through birth stories or adoption stories. I'd like to honor all the ways to become parents because this season of life is different for everyone.
Play⋅ 223 ⋅ Jan 2020 Get Email Contact More
19. Built To Birth
Preparing for birth can be overwhelming and many stories surrounding birth are scary. But the truth is, Birth is a NORMAL, NATURAL, and BEAUTIFUL event. This Built To Birth Podcast exists to share Mama's TRUE and POSITIVE birth stores to remind and inspire Mamas that they are BUILT TO BIRTH!
Play⋅ 5.3K ⋅1 episode / day ⋅ Avg Length 51 min ⋅ Apr 2020 Get Email Contact More
20. The Home Birth After Cesarean Podcast
Due to the rate of unnecessary c-sections, the lack of support and limited options for VBAC moms in the hospital, more and more women are choosing to have their VBAC babies at home. This podcast was created for women to share and listen to stories of Home Birth After Cesarean.
Play⋅ 707 ⋅21 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 67 min ⋅ Jan 2021 Get Email Contact More
21. Beauty of Birth
Every birth story is unique. Each one is a beautiful testament to God's power and glory. This podcast will encourage and empower women through listening to these amazing stories.
Play 1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 49 min ⋅ Oct 2020 Get Email Contact More
22. Kiwi Birth Tales
A collection of Kiwi Mums & Dads sharing their Pregnancy and Birth tales, giving a snapshot of birthing experiences in New Zealand. This podcast has been created to share a range of birth stories informing, supporting, and comforting families - to be, new or seasoned. You'll likely laugh, cry and learn something new while finding common experiences with these Kiwi Families.
1 episode / quarter ⋅ Oct 2018 Get Email Contact More
23. Birth Kweens Podcast
San Diego, California, US
Birth Kweens is a wildly honest and fun dive into all things natural-pregnancy, birth, postpartum, and women's health-related. It's hosted by two Birth Kweens and friends: Karly Nuttall, a licensed midwife of 15 years, and Ali Feroah, birth and postpartum doula of 7 years. Listen along on Thursdays as we share fun birth stories and dish out top-notch info about our favorite subjects to help you realistically prepare for birth, postpartum recovery, breastfeeding, baby care, and women's health in natural ways!
Play⋅ 1.4K⋅ 37⋅ 20K ⋅ Oct 2017 Get Email Contact More
24. The BirthCircle | Birth, Pregnancy, & PostPartum Conversations
Birth Circle is dedicated to educating and informing mothers (and fathers) about birth, and pregnancy. We currently are the most complete and up-to-date birth resource in the world, and we tap those resources to bring you detailed information and stories on everything surrounding birth. Whether you aren't sure what you'd like for your birth or you are planning a scheduled c-section or an unmedicated home-birth or any variation in between, Birth Circle is here for you.
Play⋅ 328 ⋅5 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 51 min ⋅ Jun 2019 Get Email Contact More
25. VBAC Birth Stories
A podcast featuring Australians sharing their journey of vaginal birth after caesarean. Through sharing and learning from each other's lived experiences the podcast is designed to empower and educate those whose VBAC journey may have just begun. Help all expecting mums achieve a more natural birth if that is their intention, and better inform birth professionals about one's journey to a VBAC.
Play⋅ 2.1K ⋅1 episode / day ⋅ Avg Length 77 min ⋅ Feb 2020 Get Email Contact More
26. Birthing Outside the Box
Weekly conversations with women sharing their home birth stories in hopes of changing the current narrative around birth culture.
Play⋅ 567 ⋅1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 60 min ⋅ May 2020 Get Email Contact More
27. Moony Birth Stories
Sharing birth stories of women in Canada to empower and excite moms-to-be!
Play 2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 47 min ⋅ Jul 2020 Get Email Contact More
28. From Bumps to Birth
From Bumps to Birth is a podcast designed to share birth stories and the journeys to them. A place where no matter the story, each is honored individually. Women empowering women all over the world one birth story at a time.
Play 2 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 46 min ⋅ Oct 2019 Get Email Contact More
Listen in as we deep dive into all the details about giving birth that no one prepares you for. New moms share intimate birth stories and health experts divulge amazing advice and wisdom that will help you on your own pregnancy, birth, postpartum, and parenting journey.
Play Jun 2020 Get Email Contact More
30. The Homebirth Experience
The founder of Cleveland Homebirth, Julia Meyer, and her assistant and co-host, Kristina Maddox, cover everything 'homebirth'! They discuss everything from pregnancy, birth, post-natal, and everything in between from a homebirth point of view. Hear amazing birth stories, and interviews with health professionals.
Play⋅ 782 ⋅5 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 49 min ⋅ Mar 2020 Get Email Contact More
31. The Positive Birth Story Podcast
Stockholm, Stockholms lan, Sweden
Empowering & positive stories about birth with Swedish midwife Åsa Holstein sharing her in-depth knowledge about birth and brave women sharing their very personal stories. A podcast with women for women about the super power that resides in all of us. New episodes are released every other Friday!
Play⋅ 581 ⋅7 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 47 min ⋅ Jan 2019 Get Email Contact More
32. The Rural Births Podcast
This podcast has been created to provide a platform for sharing rural Australian women's birth stories. Rural women can be isolated from pre-pregnancy, pregnancy, birthing, and postpartum care models available to women living in urban environments and city centers. I want to record and share stories from the many rural women who have birthed, to allow them to voice their experience and learn from them. I want rural women who are pregnant, planning to get pregnant, or entering their postpartum period to feel supported and know that, although care may be via distance, there are options.
Play 1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 77 min Get Email Contact More
33. Birth Warrior Podcast
The Birth Warrior Podcast is a project of the Indie Birth Association featuring the stories of autonomous birth.
Play⋅ 94.7K⋅ 474 ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 55 min ⋅ Dec 2019 Get Email Contact More
34. British Birth Stories
London, England, UK
Welcome to the British Birth Stories Podcast, the place where mothers from around the country share their birth stories.
Play 1 episode / year ⋅ Avg Length 64 min ⋅ Oct 2020 Get Email Contact More
35. Earthside with Leisa Masters | Transformational Birth Stories
Interviews with women telling their intimate birth stories. Be inspired by how the work they did on their journey not only transformed their births but their entire lives.
Play⋅ 1.3K ⋅2 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 57 min ⋅ Apr 2020 Get Email Contact More
36. Once Upon a Birth
Welcome to the Once Upon a Birth podcast. A place where we believe that birth is sacred, every story is powerful, and we celebrate all variations of normal. Here we will be connecting with mothers to share their personal birth stories as well as covering topics and questions about pregnancy, birth, and beyond. We hope you leave every episode feeling educated, empowered, and assured that whatever your motherhood journey looks like, you are not alone.
Play Jan 2021 Get Email Contact More
37. The 9 Months Podcast | Birth stories from all over the world
Tune in every week to hear personal and unique birth stories and parenting journeys from moms & dads all over the world. Lisa Wakenshaw is a mother of two, a yoga teacher, and a birth-enthusiast originally from Sweden. She's based in the Czech Republic, married to a Kiwi, and super passionate about the importance of sharing our knowledge through telling our birth stories.
Play 23 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 69 min ⋅ Jan 2021 Get Email Contact More
38. Relax Into Birth | Hypnobirthing & Birth Stories
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Relax into Birth, is the first proudly South African Online Birth Preparation School of international standard, teaching women and their partners Hypnobirthing techniques and deep relaxation methods for a more comfortable and manageable birth experience at home or at the hospital, for natural or caesarean births.
Play⋅ 2.1K⋅ 45 ⋅1 episode / year ⋅ Avg Length 29 min ⋅ Nov 2020 Get Email Contact More
39. High Risk Birth Stories
Introducing High Risk Birth Stories! This Healthful Woman spin-off features women and parents telling their real, unfiltered stories of fertility, pregnancy, and childbirth. As host, Dr. Fox says, 'the stories are about pregnancy, but in reality, they're much bigger. They're really about life.'
Play 30 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 40 min ⋅ Feb 2021 Get Email Contact More
40. The Birth Story
Sharing birth stories from all over! The good, the bad & the ugly. I'm Natalie Story, a birth doula serving the Charlotte, North Carolina area. Listen in as I share birth stories from friends, anonymous entries & more.
Play Jan 2021 Get Email Contact More
41. Healthy Births, Happy Babies
San Diego, California, US
A weekly podcast interviewing experts in the prenatal, natural birth and pediatric care field sharing their wisdom about how to feel safe, supported and empowered during your pregnancy, birth and parenthood. Brought to you by the prenatal and pediatric specialists in acupuncture, chiropractic, massage, yoga, lactation and birth education at the Cap Wellness Center.
Play⋅ 11.1K⋅ 3.8K ⋅2 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 42 min ⋅ Aug 2015 Get Email Contact More
42. Birth, Baby, and Life
Fife Lake, Michigan, US
Kristen Burgess from Natural Birth and Baby Care.com brings you straight talk, useful tips, and practical steps for your pregnancy, childbirth experience, and bringing up a baby. Discover how you can have a great pregnancy, safe birth, and a healthy baby... and how to enjoy life along the way.
Play⋅ 1.6K ⋅1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 44 min ⋅ Nov 2012 Get Email Contact More
43. Caribbean Birth Stories
There has never been a podcast that focuses on Caribbean women from all walks of life; narrating their journey of pregnancy, giving birth, navigating self-care postpartum, and parenting across our beautiful region, now there is!
Also in Caribbean Podcasts
Play⋅ 180⋅ 12 ⋅2 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 42 min Get Email Contact More
New York City, New York, US
Birthright, hosted by Kimberly Seals Allers, a podcast about joy and healing in Black birth. By seeking out and exploring positive birth stories we can find ideas, solutions and blind spots in our quest to make the birth experience equitable for all Black birthing bodies.
Play⋅ 7.9K ⋅2 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 46 min Get Email Contact More
45. The Free Birth Podcast
The Free Birth podcast is a virtual corner of the universe dedicated to validating birth as our own and celebrating the growing movement of women reclaiming birth as our own. It simply highlights the fact that free birth is a viable option for many women, and that there is room in this world for every woman to exercise her own personal choice in birth. Join us as we discuss legal and human rights in childbirth, investigate the different models of care, and hear from women around the world as they tell their stories of birthing freely.
30 episodes / year ⋅ May 2017 Get Email Contact More
Birth Stories Podcasters
|Podcaster Name||Podcast Link||Total Episodes|
|Independent Podcast Network | Sarah and Matthew Bi||diahpodcast.com||174|
|Melissa Merino & Stephanie Cannavo||player.whooshkaa.com||67|
Birth Stories Podcast Topics
|Topic||Number of episodes|
|Evidence Based Practice||15|
|The Birth, Baby, And Life Podcast||10|
|Birth Warrior Podcast||9|
|Evidence Based Birth||5|
|Community Health Worker||2|
|Black Student Midwife||2|
|Failure To Progress||1|
|Trauma Informed Care||1|
|Birth Story Podcasts||1|
|Black Birth Work||1|
|Midwife Of Color||1|
|Doula Of Color||1|
|Intrapartum Perineal Massage||1|
|Black Maternal Health||1|
|Black Perinatal Health||1|