15 Best Midwifery Podcasts
Here are 15 Best Midwifery Podcasts worth listening to in 2023
1. 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Pregnant people get bombarded with all sorts of advice on maternity: a lot of it unsolicited, and often outdated or just plain incorrect.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 Newborn Podcasts, Postpartum Podcasts, Birth Stories Podcasts
Play⋅ 2.6K⋅ 471⋅ 257 ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 44 min ⋅ Dec 2014 Get Email Contact
2. The Homebirth Midwife Podcast
The Homebirth Midwife podcast is hosted by Sarah McClure, CPM, LDM, LM and Charli Zarosinski, CPM, LDM, LM, founders and primary midwives of Hearth and Home Midwifery, a homebirth practice in Oregon and Washington. They are experts on all things related to natural pregnancy, labor, birth, and postpartum. Each week the podcast delves into the topics you want to know about regarding your pregnancy and birth.
Play⋅ 1.2K ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 26 min ⋅ Dec 2019 Get Email Contact
3. Taking Back Birth
Indie Birth provides an innovative option for pregnant and birthing women who want to expand what they know and believe. They offer concrete knowledge, ancient wisdom and current research so women can make choices with full awareness, from the full spectrum of choices.
Play⋅ 94.7K⋅ 473 ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 47 min ⋅ Jun 2013 Get Email Contact
4. The Birth Hour
Pregnant? One of the best ways to prepare for a baby's birth is by listening to birth stories. The Birth Hour got every type of birth story & pregnancy resource to get you started!
Also in Pregnancy Blogs
Play⋅ 33.9K⋅ 291⋅ 171.6K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 55 min ⋅ Sep 2015 Get Email Contact
5. The Virtual Midwife Podcast
A podcast for the thinking woman, not afraid to question the current policy based maternity system. In this podcast she shares lessons from the labor room, women's wisdom, interviews with thought leaders and discussions with change makers, along with transformational lessons and meditations for pregnancy and birth.
Play⋅ 4.1K⋅ 473 ⋅8 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 36 min ⋅ Apr 2018 Get Email Contact
6. The Midwife Crisis
We are two midwives, these are our stories: A candid look into the curious world of women. This is a look at the intersection of the curious world of women and race, culture, sexuality and midwifery. We look from the perspectives of two midwives who are everything but simply black and white. Join us and find out why the crisis, or why not?
Play⋅ 321 ⋅ Mar 2019 Get Email Contact
7. 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
8. Journey To Midwifery
This podcast is about the journey it takes to become a midwife. Listen each week as midwives tell the story of their very own Journey to Midwifery.
Play⋅ 324 ⋅23 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 69 min ⋅ Sep 2019 Get Email Contact
9. Contractions | The Politics of Midwifery
Contractions is a monthly podcast about the politics of midwifery. All contractions address the analysis and practical change of one political issue surrounding childbirth, such as obstetric or reproductive violence, care, workload, sexism, or racism. Every contraction is necessary to cope with in order to arrive at the birth of midwifery care wherein all pregnant people feel free, safe, and emotionally and physically supported. Contractions' aim is to start an international dialogue with midwives globally, to recognize our issues as shared issues.
Play Dec 2020 Get Email Contact
10. The Birth Talks Podcast
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
The Birth Talks is an intersectional feminist podcast on pregnancy, birth and parenting. The idea was conceived by host Mai Ngo, an Ottawa based doula and birth advocate. If you like feminism, intersectionality and reproductive justice then this podcast is for you.
Also in Canadian Feminist Podcasts
Play⋅ 2.2K⋅ 1.6K⋅ 1.2K Get Email Contact
11. PUSHINGit | Episodes
If you can't laugh without peeing yourself, you might as well laugh at yourself while doing it. Jen and Alise are her to normalize the sh*t out of pregnancy, birth and life with a new baby. Who says you can't learn from the experts and have a great time too?
Play⋅ 366⋅ 451 ⋅ Jul 2018 Get Email Contact
12. The Birthfit Podcast
Los Angeles, California, US
The Birthfit Podcast is way more than birth, way more than fitness. This is where you will find real talk, information and education, and experiences. They get into pregnancy, birth, and postpartum with doctors, midwives, chiropractors, birth educators and advocates, and of course moms and dads and everyone in between.
Play⋅ 16.1K⋅ 1.3K⋅ 43.3K ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 66 min ⋅ Feb 2016 Get Email Contact
13. Midwifery Minutes
Midwifery Minutes is a free study tool for midwives and midwifery students. Focus is on topics of knowledge required by NARM and ACNM, but anything birth, pregnancy, or reproductive health is fair game!
Play⋅ 72 Get Email Contact
|Podcaster Name||Podcast Link||Total Episodes|
|The Virtual Midwife||thevirtualmidwife.com||79|
|Host of Journey to Midwifery Podcast||anchor.fm||30|
|Hearth and Home Midwifery||homebirthmidwifepodcast.libsyn.com||26|
|Paulina Velasco, Alie Kilts, Kojin Tashiro, Adrian||birthful.com||1|
Midwifery Podcast Topics
|Topic||Number of episodes|
|Taking Back Birth||18|
|Podcasts About Midwifery||8|
|Labor And Birth||5|
|Labor And Birth Podcasts||5|
|Spirituality, Mindfulness And Womanhood||3|
|Spirituality, Mindfulness And Womanhood Podcasts||3|
|Birth Story Podcasts||1|