Evidence Based Birth®

By Rebecca Dekker, PhD, RN

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.

  1. 1.
    EBB 172 - Breech Vaginal Birth with Dr. Rixa Freeze and Dr. David Hayes
    56:30
  2. 2.
    EBB 171 - The Experience of a Unique Vaginal Breech Birth with Janae and Andrew Rick
    1:00:31
  3. 3.
    EBB 170 - Addressing Mistreatment and Unsafe Childbirth Care with Birth Monopoly Founder, Cristen Pascucci
    54:27
  4. 4.
    EBB 169 – The Importance of Postpartum Doula Care with Ali Buchanan
    48:24
  5. 5.
    EBB 168 - Evidence-based OB-GYN Care with Dr. Amber Warmsley
    54:11
  6. 6.
    EBB 167 - Evidence on Erythromycin Eye Ointment for Newborns
    44:53
  7. 7.
    EBB 166 - The Experience of a Powerful and Miraculous Birth by Brooklynn and Hoang Pham
    57:01
  8. 8.
    EBB 165 - Fetal Position During Labor with L&D Nurse, Ann Marie Gilligan
    1:02:40
  1. 9.
    EBB 164 - Updated Evidence on COVID-19 and Pregnancy
    57:06
  2. 10.
    EBB 163 - Stress and Anxiety During Pregnancy with Nathalie Walton, CEO of Expectful
    44:05
  3. 11.
    EBB 162 - Preparing and Powering through Birth During the COVID-19 Pandemic with Jamie and Ryan English
    1:00:06
  4. 12.
    EBB 161 - Addressing Maternity Bias and Infant Care with Irth app Founder, Kimberly Seals Allers
    46:42
  5. 13.
    EBB 160 - Introducing Mystique Hargrove: EBB Featured Instructor and Podcast Coordinator
    33:40
  6. 14.
    EBB 159 - Failure to Progress
    43:09
  7. 15.
    EBB 158 - Empowering Hospital Birth Experience during COVID-19 with Fiona and Craig Castleton
    1:00:38
  8. 16.
    EBB 157 - Year End Wrap Up of 2020
    29:16
  9. 17.
    EBB 156- Nicole Deggins of Sista Midwife Productions on Navigating Systemic Racism in Birth Work
    59:34
  10. 18.
    EBB 155 - Pelvic Floor Health in Pregnancy and Postpartum with Dr. Juan Michelle Martin
    30:17
  11. 19.
    EBB 154 - Birthing at Home during COVID-19 with Grace and Roderick Murphy
    36:03
  12. 20.
    EBB 153 – Pros and Cons of the Foley and Dilapan-S® for Cervical Ripening During an Induction
    28:12
  13. 21.
    EBB 152 - Shafia Monroe on Traditional Black Midwifery, Spirituality, and Community Advocacy
    1:00:41
  14. 22.
    EBB 151- Updated Evidence on the Pros and Cons of Membrane Sweeping
    18:29
  15. 23.
    EBB 150 - Global Childbirth Education in Japan with Brett Iimura
    47:44
  16. 24.
    EBB 149 - Shifting from Hospital Labor and Delivery Nurse to Home Birth Advocate with Melissa Anne Dubois
    59:27
  17. 25.
    EBB 148 - Community, Black Midwifery, and Advocacy with Brittany "Tru" Kellman of Jamaa Birth Village
    27:51
  18. 26.
    EBB 147 - Long Preterm Birth with Caitlyn Martens
    45:42
  19. 27.
    EBB 146 - Giving Birth in Atlanta with Tara Thompson
    42:22
  20. 28.
    EBB 145 - Fatherhood and Advocacy in Birth with JaMichael Perryman
    36:03
  21. 29.
    EBB 144 - Evidence on Pineapple and Sex for Natural Labor Induction
    19:13
  22. 30.
    EBB 143 - Birthing in a World with Reproductive Justice with Ihotu Ali, Daniela Montoya-Barthelemy, and Shayla Walker
    1:00:59
  23. 31.
    EBB 142 - Home Birth Transfer during COVID-19 and Uprisings in MN with Jenae Herron and Marcel Malekebu
    53:02
  24. 32.
    EBB 141 - Birthing and Disparities in Minnesota with Rhonda Fellows and Dr. Jennifer Almanza
    57:16
  25. 33.
    EBB 140 - From Hospital Birth to Home Birth with Kristin and Zach Crosby
    35:02
  26. 34.
    EBB 139 - Evidence on Red Raspberry Leaf Tea for Natural Labor Induction
    22:37
  27. 35.
    EBB 138 - Healing after a Traumatic Birth with Bianca Marie Roberson
    40:05
  28. 36.
    EBB 137 - The Power of Birth Stories with Bryn Huntpalmer
    48:34
  29. 37.
    EBB 136 - Solutions for the Crisis in American Maternity Care with Jennie Joseph
    55:34
  30. 38.
    EBB 135 - The Need for More Indigenous Birth Workers with Miranda Kelly
    52:35
  31. 39.
    EBB 134 - Natural Induction Series: Evening Primrose Oil
    19:53
  32. 40.
    EBB 133 - Transitioning from Birth to Parenting with Dr. Heather Maguire
    49:10
  33. 41.
    EBB 132 - Teen Pregnancy Support, and a Surrogacy Story with Ambrosia Meikle
    40:49
  34. 42.
    EBB 131 - Evidence on: Pitocin During the Third Stage of Labor
    1:10:35
  35. 43.
    EBB 130 – Home Birth in the Black Community with Isis Rose
    1:04:34
  36. 44.
    EBB 129 - COVID-19 and your Childbirth Education Business with Natalie Eckdahl
    54:23
  37. 45.
    EBB 128 - Inducing Labor with Castor Oil and Dates
    24:39
  38. 46.
    EBB 127 - An unmedicated hospital birth with Katie Kane
    59:39
  39. 47.
    EBB 126 - Finding the right provider, and birth in the Dominican Republic with Leiko Hidaka
    58:36
  40. 48.
    EBB 125 - Evidence on Acupressure, Acupuncture and Breast Stimulation
    34:55
  41. 49.
    EBB 124 – Health Equity and COVID-19 with Sabia Wade
    53:20
  42. 50.
    EBB 123 - COVID-19 update & Advocating for yourself during labor with Heather McCullough
    58:37

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