EBB 121 – Evidence on COVID-19 and Pregnancy and Birth

Don't miss an episode! Subscribe to our podcast:  iTunes  |  Stitcher In this episode, I cover all the evidence to date on COVID-19 and pregnancy.This is an uncertain time and many are feeling a range of emotions. Our goal remains the same: to provide you with...

EBB 120 – Cholestasis in Pregnancy with Nicole Phelps

Don't miss an episode! Subscribe to our podcast:  iTunes  |  Stitcher In this episode I am excited to welcome Nicole Phelps! Nicole is a philanthropist who spends the majority of her volunteering with the Michael Phelps Foundation, which promotes water-safety, healthy...

EBB 119 – Nurse Midwifery as a Career Option with Liane MacPherson

Don't miss an episode! Subscribe to our podcast:  iTunes  |  Stitcher In this episode, I talk with certified nurse midwife Liane MacPherson. Liane has been working in women’s health for over 32 years - initially as a labor and delivery nurse, and for the past 19 years...

EBB 118 – How to Have a Healthy Postpartum Transition with Dr. Alyssa Berlin

Don't miss an episode! Subscribe to our podcast:  iTunes  |  Stitcher In this week’s episode I interview Dr. Alyssa Berlin, a clinical psychologist specializing in pregnancy, postpartum, and parenting. She is also creator of the AfterBirth Plan Workshop, a program...

Hello! My name is Rebecca Dekker, and I am a nurse with my PhD and the founder of Evidence Based Birth®. For decades, the vast majority of birth research evidence has been locked away in medical journals. I believe in putting the evidence back in the hands of the people who need it the most: birthing people and their and families.  Learn More >

 

Effect of Epidurals on Breastfeeding

In this video, we talk all about the potential effect of epidurals on breastfeeding. You'll learn about how the dose of an epidural can affect your baby's breastfeeding behaviors. You'll also learn ways to overcome challenges that you might face with breastfeeding after an epidural.

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Effects of Epidurals on the Second Stage of Labor

Today's video is all about the effects of epidurals on the second stage of labor, or the pushing phase. We will look at the research to see if epidurals lengthen the second stage or make no difference. The findings from a new study in China may surprise you!

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Effects of IV Opioids during Labor

In this video and blog post you will learn all about the effects of IV opioids during labor. Which types of drugs are commonly used? How are they different? We will discuss potential side effects and summarize the pros and cons.

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Nitrous Oxide During Labor

In this video you will learn about nitrous oxide gas and how it can be used during labor for pain relief. We discuss the research evidence on nitrous oxide during labor and the main pros and cons of this approach to pain management.

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Positions during Labor and their Effects on Pain Relief

What are the potential benefits of movement and upright positions during labor for pain relief? We'll go over the evidence, including what studies have found about the effectiveness of birth balls and dance labor. We'll also discuss several professional guidelines on movement and positions during labor.

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Painless Birth and Pain Perception During Childbirth

Do we have research evidence on how often painless birth occurs? We will discuss what we found and go over the evidence on factors that can shape pain perception during childbirth. We'll also look at the complex relationship between effective pain relief during labor and maternal satisfaction with the birth...

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Signature Articles:

Our Signature Articles are the foundation of Evidence Based Birth. We spend a tremendous amount of time on the research, preparation, writing and presentation of each article, as well as course development surrounding these topics. They are peer reviewed by experts in the field. Signature Articles are updated regularly, with each edition covering a thorough dive into all new evidence. Our blog articles are released more frequently, and cover more specific aspects of a given topic. We use print, podcast and video to convey these up-to-date glimpses into hot topics, and may use our research in these areas to springboard into more in-depth examination in future Signature Articles. In all – we do our absolute best to bring you the latest evidence on every topic we cover.

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