Podcasts

 

Love listening to podcasts? Here are the latest ones you can catch me on

2022

The Fat Doctor Podcast with Dr Asher Larmie

Catch me chatting with one of my favourite people Asher challenging the seventh law of healthism – can you be fat and healthy?

Listen to our episode here

 

Don’t Salt My Game with Laura Thomas

Awesome chat with nutritionist and author Laura Thomas all about the fact that you don’t need to diet to have a baby.

Listen to our episode here

 

Infertility Feelings Podcast with Uniquely Knitted

I loved this conversation with the folks from Uniquely Knitted. We discussed what it feels like to struggle to conceive in a bigger body.

Listen to our episode here

 

The Anti-Diet Club Podcast with Gillian and Tamsin

A lovely chat with anti diet nutritionists Gillian and Tamsin

Listen to our episode here

 

The Fertile Mindset Podcast with Sarah Holland

Sarah and I chatted about our shared love of EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique) and how I use it with my clients in the work that I do around fat fertility.

Listen to our episode here

 

The Balanced Dietitian Podcast with Marie-Pier

In this awesome podcast, we talk about how to support fertility with a weight inclusive lens.

Listen to our episode here

 

The Fertility Method with Rachel Sherriff

It was lovely to chat with Rachel about fat positive fertility. We discussed:

–  Why women in bigger bodies are often discriminated against in the fertility world
 – Why BMI should not be used to determine who is entitled to fertility treatment or not and the reasons behind why it’s currently used!
 – Why weight does not always have a direct correlation to a woman’s fertility
– Ways you can approach medical professionals in a non confrontational way with the evidence base to get the care you deserve.
– where to go to find evidence around weight and fertility

Listen to our episode here

 

2021

Where You Belong with Anna Chapman

It was such a joy to chat with one of my absolute fav fat activists Anna. We could have chatted FOREVER!

Listen to our episode here

 

Speaking of Hungry with Alison Barkman

Alison and I had a fab conversation about how fat bodies are treated when it comes to fertility and pregnancy and why weight loss is not the answer.

Listen to our episode here

 

The Studio Fertility Podcast with Bella Hilton

Lovely conversation with Bella about what it means to be fat and want to get pregnant

Listen to our episode here

 

The PCOS Collective with Alex Williams

I’m a huge fan of Alex’s work and it was such a pleasure to chat all things PCOS and fertility in bigger bodies with her.

Listen to our episode here

 

What The Actual Fork Podcast with Sammy Previte and Jenna Werner

This was such a powerful conversation. We talked about misconceptions around fertility and weight loss, reproductive medical care bias and how you can really move the needle on accessing the great care you deserve.

Listen to our episode here

 

The Eating Disorder Trap with Robyn Goldberg

Robyn and I had so much to cover that we split our conversation over two episodes. We delve into tools for advocacy, how weight stigma impacts care and why understanding the role of eating disorders in fertility clinics is so essential.

Listen to our episodes here

 

Fill Your Cup Podcast with Rachel Molenda

Rachel and I had a fab chat about so many topics! We touched on weight stigma in the fertility and pregnancy world⁠, getting pregnant while navigating PCOS + weight stigma ⁠
and intuitive eating while planning to get, or while you are, pregnant ⁠

Listen to our episode here

 

She’s All Fat with Sophie Carter-Kahn

Sophie was an absolute joy to chat with. We talked about so many important topics around fat fertility including reproductive justice and how fatness intersects with other marginalisations when folks are going through fertility issues.

Listen to our episode here

 

Fertility Academy with Michelle Kapler

Two fellow acupuncturists unite for a great conversation about some of the common myths surrounding fertility for fat folks, what the research says (and what it doesn’t say), how people can advocate for better care and so much more!

Listen to our episode here

 

Break The Diet Cycle Podcast with Melissa Landry & Dalina Soto

It was a joy to chat with Dalina and Melissa about the myths getting pregnant in bigger bodies, how shame impacts folks who want to get pregnant and the real mental health issues that folks face throughout their whole experience.

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Diet Culture Dropout with Bonnie Roney

We had such a great conversation about Intutive Eating and fertility, the harm that weight loss recommendations does in fertility spaces and so much more.

Listen to our episode here

 

Embrace Fertility with Naomi Woolfson

Naomi and I had a lovely chat about how fat impacts fertility, why our culture is obsessed with fat and unhealthiness and how that impacts us on a personal level.

Listen to our episode here

 

2020

Real Health Radio with Chris Sandel

Chris and I had an awesome chat about all things fat positive fertility, weight stigma during pregnancy, the eficacy of fertility treatments and even a bit of wild swimming!

Listen to our episode here

 

Dietitians Unplugged with Glenys Oyston and Aaron Flores

I loved chatting with Aaron and Glenys so much! We talked about:

– my experience of with fertility and being in a larger body
– the lack evidence for weight loss improving fertility
– the mixed research on weight-related fertility issues and the development of gestational diabetes in higher weight people
– the weight stigma higher weight people face at the doctor’s office
– what behaviors actually help to support fertility (hint: there’s no special formula)
– the importance of setting boundaries at the doctor’s office to help create a more equal power dynamic…. so much good stuff!

Listen to our episode here

 

The Yours Chewly Podcast with Claire Chewning

I have a huge crush on Claire’s TikTok videos and it was an absolute honour to chat with her about Fat Fertility and how Intutive Eating is an awesome way to support your fertility.

Listen to our episode here

 

HAESY podcast with MeganJo Olson and Carly Metcalf

It was awesome to chat with these two wonderful people all about HAES and fertility, beyond just getting pregnant. We talked about body literacy, how the medical system forgets about people with uteri and how you can use your periods to help heal your relationship with your body.

Listen to our episode here

 

The Mindful Dietitian with Fiona Sutherland

I was so thrilled to chat with one of my HAES idols Fi Sutherland. We had an amazing conversation including a really powerful chat about individual responsibility and how you can build your healthcare team to actually support you.

Listen to our episode here

 

Fertility Warriors with Robyn Birkin

Robyn and I have been friends for years but we have never discussed my work in depth. Robyn asks me all the hard questions that everyone is thinking about if you can get pregnant in a fat body and why we are told that we can’t! It’s a fantastic episode and one I loved recording with Robyn. 

Listen to our episode here

 

Fat Girl Finds Love with Briana Cavanaugh

Briana and I have a brilliant conversation about fertility, orgasms and why seeing representation of fat bodies in the fertility world is so important.

Listen to our episode here

 

Food Psych Podcast with Christy Harrison

Christy and I discuss common myths about fertility, food, and weight; how to advocate for your health needs; the real reason why IVF clinics have BMI cutoffs; tips for preparing for pregnancy if you’re in a larger body; and so much more.

Listen to our episode here

 

Body Kindness with Rebecca Scritchfield

Has your fertility or medical care been delayed or disrupted due to COVID-19?

Listen to my episode with Rebecca as we discuss how COVID-19 has disrupted fertility treatment and how you can support yourself through this time.

 

Fierce Fatty Podcast with Victoria Welsby

I was Victoria’s very first guest on her awesome podcast. This episode was full of laughs, love and absolute anger at the way that fat people are treated with their fertility. 

Listen to our episode here

 

The Beyond the Food Show with Stephanie Dodier and Ashley Dorough

Stephanie hosts this incredible convesation with Ashley Dorough and I as we discuss all things fat fertility and pregnancy. Ashley shares her journey to becoming a parent.

Listen to our conversation here