• 2002
  • 10:32
  • USA

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What's That in My Underwear? First Period Stories

By Arielle Adams

From summer camp woes to blissful recognitions of womanhood, this feature on menstruation explores what it's really like to "become a woman."   (more)

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  • 2005
  • 14:31
  • USA

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My Struggle With Obesity

By Czerina Patel & Samr "Rocky" Tayeh

Fifteen-year-old Rocky, a Palestinian American, lives with his parents and siblings in Brooklyn.  Three times the size of his twin sister, Rocky is the target of his siblings’ jokes and insults. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:56
  • USA

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Lucy's Sweet Cakes

By Grace Farson

Eighty-three year-old Lucy Johnson has always been obsessed with sweets, but one day she lost her taste for them and her world was turned upside down. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 34:31
  • USA

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My So-Called Lungs

By Joe Richman & Laura Rothenberg

Laura Rothenberg is 21 years old, but likes to say that she’s already had her mid-life crisis. Laura has cystic fibrosis, a genetic disorder that affects the lungs and other organs. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 22:18
  • Canada

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In So Many Words

By Teresa Goff

Stephen Goff's life changed dramatically after a stroke left him with aphasia. Previously an outspoken father and salesman, the condition reduced his vocabulary to just a few words.  (more)

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  • 2004
  • 12:47
  • USA

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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

By Alix Spiegel

Thirty years ago no one believed that the psychological problems suffered by Vietnam soldiers were caused by their service in the war. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #129: The Nerve Show

By Various

This hour: how and why we're wired for sound. A look at music and the brain. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 10:32
  • USA

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Everybody SCREAM!!

By Jonathan Mitchell

Spin class gets personal. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 59:29
  • USA

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Re:sound #74: The Hospice Show

By Various producers

This hour: a surprising look at the relationship between a hospice worker and his patient. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 7:28
  • USA

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Parts of Speech

By Emily Kwong

Doug Harlow isn't afraid to use his voice. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Six Minutes

By Katie Ball

A motorcyclist hits the only tree standing in an otherwise empty field. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #179 The Dreams Show

By Multiple producers

This week: dreams and dreamers of all kinds - lucid, fictional, public and elusive. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:02
  • CHILE

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Me, Myself and Umami

By Sharlene Newman

When it comes to appetite, our bodies can have several personalities and each part wants its say. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Bittersweetness of God's Love (2)

By Eric Winick

Lisa Zullig and her team of dietitians at God's Love We Deliver provide nutritional assistance to a diverse clientele around the metro-New York City area. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 28:45
  • UK

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Hearts, Lungs, and Minds

By John Wynne

Hearts, Lungs, and Minds is a “composed documentary” by sound artist John Wynne, who spent a year as an artist in residence at Harefield Hospital, one of the world’s leading centers for heart and lung transplants. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:36
  • CANADA

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The Sweet Taste of Imagination

By Nacha Raman

You can eat a sumptuous three-course meal when you're sick if you use a little bit of imagination. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 13:31
  • Canada

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Signal to Noise

By Paolo Pietropaolo

What happens when you work with sound everyday -- listening to it, recording it, manipulating it -- and then one day, one of those sounds sticks around for good? (more)

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  • 2013
  • 0:05
  • USA, UK, AUS

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2013 TC/RHDF Competition Winners

By 2013 Winners

Behold! The 2013 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition winners - a most stellar batch of radio documentaries from around the world. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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An Injection of Sweetness

By Jessica Miller

When Joanne decided to spice up her diet, she got a little more than she bargained for. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • ENGLAND

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The Bitter Loss of Flavour

By Charlotte McDonald

The sunny bike ride that taught one young woman the painful difference between taste and flavour. (more)

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