The All About Pregnancy & Birth Podcast

THE go to pregnancy & birth podcast
with over 2 million downloads!

Your place for supportive, evidence-based information from a board certified, practicing OB/GYN. Learn from me, innovative experts, and birth stories of strength and resilience from parents experiencing the same overwhelm and excitement as you.

Your place for supportive evidence-based information from a practicing OB/GYN and other innovative experts. Hear stories of strength and resilience from parents and moms-to-be experiencing the same overwhelm and excitement as you.

Top 50 parenting podcast with over 2 million downloads!

Subscribe now to get calm, confident, and empowered during your pregnancy and birth. Tens of thousands of monthly listeners tune in to hear Dr. Nicole Calloway Rankins expertly break down pregnancy and birth topics, chat with women about their inspiring birth stories, and interview special guests about everything from breastfeeding to postpartum to making sure your baby and new dog get along and more.

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15 things you need to know before giving birth

your options for managing pain in labor

9 tips for an unmedicated (a.k.a. "natural") hospital birth

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Latest Episodes & Show Notes

Ep 262: Birth Trauma With Licensed Clinical Social Work and Birth Trauma Survivor Kayleigh Summers
Ep 261: Nicole’s Birth Story – The Line Between Pain and Suffering
Ep 260: Pregnancy & GBS (Group B Strep) – Updated!
Ep 259: Understanding the Link Between Feeding & Sleep with Hillary Sadler of Baby Settler
Ep 258: Jodi’s Birth Story – Forceps With No Pain Medication
Ep 257: Everything You Need To Know About The Prenatal Tests You’ll Get During Pregnancy

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Women learn from the stories of other women. On the All About Pregnancy & Birth podcast, my goal is to share stories about giving birth in the hospital from a diverse group of women.

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 Do you have evidence-based, well-researched information you'd love to share to help pregnant women? I'm looking for guests who can have interesting, thought provoking, informative conversations. “Outside of the box” topics are welcome.

  • Master of Public Health (MPH), University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill