Is my medication still ok to take if I’m pregnant or breastfeeding? What about marijuana? Is it ok?

These are questions Chris Stallman, a mom just like you, hears every day through her work as a genetic counselor and teratogen information specialist, which is a fancy way of saying she’s an expert in anything a woman might come in contact with and its known risks during pregnancy or while breastfeeding. She’s part of a non-profit service called MotherToBaby and in The MotherToBaby Podcast, she’ll answer your burning questions about what’s ok and what’s not during pregnancy and breastfeeding. No judgment. No topics are off-limits.

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Episode 24: Kombucha in Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

Episode 23: Allergies and Breastfeeding

Episode 22: Allergies in Pregnancy

Episode 21: Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Breastfeeding

Episode 20: Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Pregnancy

Episode 19: COVID-19 Pandemic Repercussions in Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

Episode 18: COVID-19 in Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

Episode 17: Heart Health in Pregnancy: Part 2

Episode 16: High Cholesterol in Pregnancy

Episode 15: 5 Tips for Birth Defects Prevention: Part 2

Episode 14: 5 Tips for Birth Defects Prevention: Part 1

Episode 13: Diabetes during Pregnancy: Part 2

Episode 12: Diabetes during Pregnancy: Part 1

Episode 11: Adoption and Exposures: What to Ask

Episode 10: Zika Virus, Pregnancy and Travel: Part 2

Episode 9: Zika Virus, Pregnancy and Travel

Episode 8: Opioids and Alcohol in Pregnancy: Part 2

Episode 7: Opioids and Alcohol in Pregnancy: Questions during One Caller’s Adoption Process

Episode 6: Vaccine Questions during Breastfeeding Answered

Episode 5: Vaccine Questions during Pregnancy Answered

Episode 4: Maternal Mental Health & Postpartum Depression

Episode 3: Marijuana during Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

Episode 2: Beauty Products during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding

Episode 1: Are Essential Oils Safe While Pregnant or Breastfeeding?