#243 – The Effect of Our Over-Treatment of Mothers – with Dr Pamela Douglas

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Welcome to an enlightening episode of our beloved podcast, where we explore the transformation of women through the lens of maternal health.

This week, we are honored to have the remarkable Dr. Pamela Douglas as our guest. Together, we tackle significant issues surrounding gender roles and the over-treatment of women within the maternal health system.

In this captivating conversation, Dr. Pamela fearlessly guides us through the maze of medicalization, encouraging us to question the norms and reclaim our power as mothers. Her expertise and compassionate understanding shed light on the importance of trusting our instincts and embracing our own wisdom.

As we navigate this transformative journey, we uncover new perspectives and insights that empower us to challenge outdated paradigms and celebrate the unique strength and power each mother possesses.

Join us as we delve into the depths of motherhood, embracing the spirit of understanding, support, and inspiration. Dr. Pamela's wisdom will leave you feeling empowered to embrace your own journey of motherhood, discovering the transformative power that lies within.

Tune in now to our captivating conversation with the sensational Dr. Pamela Douglas and embark on a journey of self-discovery and liberation.

[Time Stamps]

[00:00] – Acknowledgements

[00:40] – Intro

[02:59] – The Effects of Over-treatment of Mothers

[04:08] – “a bit of an over-view”

[07:25] – Silent Stories

[08:58] – A Disempowering Problem

[12:08] – Mother + Earth Commonalities

[16:19] – It's a Feminist Issue

[17:40] – 1st Nation Families

[22:11] – Infant Crying

[23:45] – Depressing Rules

[29:14] – Core Principles

[33:50] – The Village

[39:08] – Outro

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I'm a matrescence activist - here to revolutionise the way you feel about yourself as a mama, and transform the way the world values and supports all mothers, everywhere.

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