Circling the Drain

Meet the Fibroids with Aileen Weintraub

August 03, 2022 Ellie Dvorkin Dunn & Julia Granacki Season 2 Episode 29
Circling the Drain
Meet the Fibroids with Aileen Weintraub
Show Notes

Aileen Weintraub is an award-winning author, journalist, and editor, as well as the human home to three giant fibroid tumors. The discovery of these many years ago led to several months of forced bed rest during her pregnancy, but the silver lining (for us) was that the ordeal inspired her to write Knocked Down: A High-Risk Memoir. We devoured this book in about a week because it is hilarious, relatable, and compelling.  You should buy a copy right now, but first, listen to our chat with Aileen, learn how Ellie literally gaslit her son about her own rectal gas, and enjoy Julia's continuing angst over the lack of a perimenopausal pamphlet. (Seriously... somebody get her a pamphlet STAT!)

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Aileen's HuffPost Essay
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