Anna Asks

Welcome to the “Anna Asks” podcast, a place for people and parents looking for actual answers to big questions. From pregnancy to prejudice, parenting to the pandemic, sleep to sexuality to social justice, we’ll be digging into the topics that matter to all of us, whether we like it or not. Let’s pass the mic, pay the rent, and become and raise better humans. This podcast was previously titled “Motherhood Made Magic”. Anna Cusack is a changemaker - a speaker, mentor and author of her groundbreaking book “Mama, You're Not Broken: Unmasking the Unspoken Emotions of Modern Motherhood”


00:47:25 2021-12-05
Meet Jess Nabb - feminist spaceholder, accessible yoga teacher, and nervous system witch, with a side-gig as a church-going, tarot-reading heretic. Jess offers their wealth of knowledge, practice and lived experience to this conversation, focusing on radi...
00:40:20 2021-11-18
With a background in anthropology, migrant and refugee resettlement and multilingual doula work, I asked Mary to join me in discussion of the interaction of linguistic and cultural diversity and doula care throughout the perinatal period.  This chat ...
00:05:06 2021-10-25
The Motherhood Made Magic podcast is evolving to “Anna Asks”, a place for parents and people to find actual answers to big questions. This is an unapologetically feminist, anti-racist, conscious parenting podcast with 3 primary aims: to pass the mic, ...
00:26:59 2021-10-16
Dr. Mikayla Couch aka @dr.aboriginal.woman is here to teach us some lessons. What do the words “in ICU” and “on a ventilator” actually mean? What are you hooked up to, and what are the doctors and nurses doing and monitoring if you’re that sick?...
00:17:13 2021-10-09
What's in the different vaccines? I'm breastfeeding/providing milk to my baby, does anything get through to my baby? What if I'm breastfeeding and I can't get a Pfizer appointment? Are you sure it's safe for me to get me to Astra? How do I know it's not g...

00:23:44 2021-10-05
Let’s bust some myths around health professionals being “gagged”, side effects being underreported, passports being a control mechanism, DNA altering, trials being rushed, natural health methods, media motives, lockdown mental health, and skewed dat...
00:29:16 2021-09-21
In this episode you will hear the audio from a Facebook Live video I recorded on 20th September 2021. I provide an update on the research and academic literature regarding fertility, menstrual changes, COVID-19 itself and vaccination against it up until t...
00:30:31 2021-09-13
Research Update: Pregnancy and COVID-19 vaccination. This research update was recorded on 10th Sept 2021 on the topic of pregnancy and vaccination against COVID-19. This information is information only and does not take the place of individualised advice ...
00:31:07 2021-09-03
What does the data say? I have compiled this academic research update regarding breastfeeding and COVID-19 vaccination. As it says in the video, this is for information purposes only. It is comprehensive but not exhaustive and does not replace discussions...
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