Pregnancy podcasts - top 3 picks

Pregnancy podcasts are a brilliant resource before, during and after pregnancy and childbirth. Real, honest and personal – almost like chatting with friends. Here are our top picks.

BABYBJÖRN Magazine – A pregnant woman listens to pregnancy podcasts.
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1. The Motherland Podcast by Motherland 
Motherland is a digital platform for women who happen to be mums. In a new series of podcasts, Motherland founder and editor Charlotte Philby is joined by a rotating panel of experts, commentators and real women to discuss a whole range of issues around pregnancy, birth, parenthood, childhood and life.

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2. Scummy Mummies – Podcast by Ellie Gibson and Helen Thorn
Scummy Mummies is the podcast for less-than-perfect parents. Comedians Helen Thorn and Ellie Gibson discuss a range of topics relevant to modern mums and dads, from culture and current affairs to farting and fish fingers.

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3. Bump Club by BBC Radio 5 live
5 live’s Bump Club follows families through their experience of pregnancy and birth.