Episode 5 with Patrick Boswell of A New Life Acupuncture

Who says a birth worker has to be…female?! Patrick Boswell is the only male birth doula I know, which I find incredibly refreshing, barrier-busting, and empowering! He’s also in a rock band and a dad…he oozes cool.

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When he’s not with laboring moms or jammin’ on stage, he’s an incredibly knowledgeable acupuncturist and Chinese “Medicine-man”. In this episode we cover the benefits of acupuncture during pregnancy and birth. Yes, you can get needled while laboring! We also chat about herbs and foods for menstruation, pregnancy, and postpartum healing! I always enjoy picking this man’s brain on holistic health for da mommas! Take a listen!