Women’s Health Today

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Welcome to Women’s Health Today

Introduction to Women's Health Today from Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, PhD, IBCLC, FAPA.

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What Is the Impact of Sexual Trauma on Breastfeeding?

How does an adult survivor of sexual abuse or assault find the experience of breastfeeding her baby?

Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause (GSM): What is it?

A new term for a collection of symptoms women may find it hard to talk about.

Does Weaning Help Mothers with Depression?

Breastfeeding is making me feel depressed.

High Intervention Birth and Mother’s Mood

Does Pitocin during labor increase postpartum mood disorders?

It’s Not Me, It’s Us: Our Relationship’s Roots of Depression

A life relationship review for those struggling with depression.

How Cultures Protect the New Mother

What can we learn from the cultural postpartum rituals of low-income, developing countries?

Unnested Humans, Unhuman Nature?

Our neediness in early life makes the human species unique.

Let’s Talk Menopause

A glimpse at what all women may confront but that few discuss. What we know and don't know.

Helping Premature Babies to Breastfeed

What helps mothers succeed at breastfeeding a premature baby?

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Podcast: Interview with Dr. William Parker

Does Acetaminophen increase the risk of autism? Dr. William Parker describes his latest research.

Breast Pumps: Do You Need One?

Increasingly new mothers and pregnant women are buying a breast pump as part of their baby 'kit.' Why?

Pregnancy Myths from TV

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Giving Birth Without Drugs

If my mother had given birth without drugs and found it a positive experience—one she liked to share with us—why couldn’t I?

Information on Acetaminophen by Dr. William Parker

Information on Acetaminophen and Autism by Dr. William Parker

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