Amy Tuteur on Birth, Natural Parenting, and Push Back

EconTalk | 18 March 2019 | 1h 02m | Listen Later | iTunes
Interview with obstetrician-gynecologist Amy Tuteur about her book Push Back: Guilt in the Age of Natural Parenting. Argues that the ‘paleo-fantasy’ of natural parenting – the encouragement to women to give birth without epidurals or caesarians and to breastfeed – is bad for women’s health and has little or no benefit for their children.