This week, Emily is joined by Mandy Major, Founder and CEO of Major Care (a virtual postpartum care company) and creator of the MyFourth App. Emily and Mandy talk doulas, postpartum poops, the best ways to support new parents, and what moms can let go of in 2022. Also, Emily got another voicemail!
ARTICLES MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE:
FOLLOW MANDY MAJOR:
FOLLOW MOTHER MOTHER:
Learn more about Mother Mother at mothermotherpodcast.com
Follow Mother Mother on Instagram at @mothermotherpodcast
Get the newsletter: https://bit.ly/3BgTyds
FOLLOW THE HOST, EMILY FARRIS
Questions? Comments? Want to advertise? Contact Emily at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thanks for listening and be sure to subscribe so you get a new episode of Mother Mother every Tuesday!
The Mother Mother Podcast theme song, "Mother Mother" by Tracy Bonham, is performed by Jocelyn Mackenzie with Harry Bolles.
Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/mother-mother.
See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Founder and CEO
Mandy Major is on a mission to change how America handles the fourth trimester. After learning first-hand how little we support and inform new parents during postpartum, she left her 10+ year career in digital media to dedicate herself to birth work and closing the gap in postpartum care. Today, she’s a certified postpartum doula PCD(DONA), founder of virtual postpartum care company Major Care, and creator of the My Fourth app, the first daily tracker devoted to postpartum parents. She has been a spokesperson for Philips Avent and currently serves as the postpartum expert for BabyCenter’s medical advisory board. A graduate of U.C. Santa Cruz’s creative writing program, she holds a M.A. from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and has written as a perinatal expert for HuffPost, Healthline, Motherly and more. Find her on Instagram @DoulaMandy and @MajorCareDoulas.