BBC : magazine
00h59 26  février
We couldn’t afford fertility treatment so we risked finding a sperm donor on Facebook’
The high cost of fertility treatment leads some to find donors on social media, even though it’s risky and could be illegal.
00h57 19  février
How Norway is offering drug-free treatment to people with psychosis
People with psychosis are usually given powerful medication - in Norway they can now choose to go drug-free.
00h01 16  février
My mum was an alcoholic and it was a massive secret’
Becky Ellis Hamilton’s mum had an alcohol problem but no-one talked about it - and this had tragic consequences.
00h50 06  février
Parosmia: ’The smells and tastes we still miss, long after Covid’
A small proportion of people who’ve had Covid end up with a scrambled sense of smell and taste. Here 13 explain what they miss most.
02h52 03  février
I gambled our house away without telling my partner’
Michelle Singlehurst gambled away her family home in the grip of an addiction to online slots.
07h21 16  décembre
There is a mental health crisis with or without corona
There is a mental health crisis with or without corona, especially among young people
21h22 17  décembre
Dog theft: Organised crime driving epidemic’ of dog snatching
Dog theft: Organised crime driving epidemic’ of dog snatching.
00h14 03  février
Racial Impostor Syndrome: When you’re made to feel like a fake
New York school student Arden Yum says ethnic minority children may not identify with the racial identity they were born with.
00h49 30  janvier
Lobotomy: The brain op described as easier than curing a toothache’
Tens of thousands of lobotomies were carried out in the UK and US in the 1940s and 50s. Should we condemn the surgeons?
00h11 29  janvier
Quad Gods: The world-class gamers who play with their mouths
How disabled gamers formed a winning e-sports team called the Quad Gods.
00h15 28  janvier
Parosmia: ’Since I had Covid, food makes me want to vomit’
Many are finding things do not smell right after Covid - and that most foods smell and taste disgusting.
00h53 27  janvier
100,000 Covid deaths: I cursed the sterile white room where Ann died’
Already 100,000 people in the UK have died with Covid. This is the story of one of them.
00h58 25  janvier
Katie Price on Harvey’s ’terrifying’ move to a specialist college
Reality TV star and ex-model, Katie Price reveals the challenges of finding a specialist college for her eldest son Harvey, who has complex needs.
00h15 24  janvier
The homeless drug addict who became a professor
Jesse Thistle, a high school dropout, overcame addiction and homelessness to pursue an academic career.
01h02 22  janvier
The phone call that brought me freedom - but broke my mother’s heart’
When Farah Sayeed told her mother she wasn’t coming home after university, it caused a painful rift.
00h04 16  janvier
Coronavirus doctor’s diary: Karen caught Covid - and took it home
Everyone has heard about doctors and nurses catching Covid-19 but cleaners and porters have been worse hit.
02h24 15  janvier
Talia Dean: ’My back pain was misdiagnosed for 15 years - now I can’t dance’
Singer Talia Dean was 18 when she first had symptoms of axial spondyloarthritis. It took 15 years to get a diagnosis.
00h13 14  janvier
Supermodel Halima Aden: Why I quit’
The first hijab-wearing supermodel, Halima Aden, tells the BBC why she abandoned the fashion industry.
00h21 09  janvier
Bombay Jungle: How British Asians broke into London’s club scene
Bouncers used to turn Mits Sahni away because of his skin colour - then he set up London’s first weekly Asian club night.
00h40 03  janvier
My husband’s ashes are still unscattered, but we’re doing OK’
Sophie Townsend lost her husband - and father of her children - to cancer. But in time their lives returned to an even(ish) keel.
00h30 07  janvier
How six brothers - and their lions - terrorised a Libyan town
The Kani brothers presided over a reign of terror in the Libyan town of Tarhuna - now their crimes are being revealed.
01h03 01  janvier
Was I wrong to fall for a cheating cat?
Anisa Subedar fell in love with a visiting cat. It wanted attention, so she gave it attention. Then it disappeared.
00h50 31  décembre
Coronavirus doctor’s diary: Close to death from Covid, I asked them to save my baby’
A 22-year-old became seriously ill with Covid while pregnant, but ultimately both mother and baby were saved.
00h07 28  décembre
She is beautiful but she is Indian’: The student who became a Welsh bard at 19
Dorothy Bonarjee was Indian by birth, English by upbringing, French by marriage - and Welsh at heart.
00h46 27  décembre
Has Thomas Becket’s treasured ’little book’ been found?
Thomas Becket, killed in Canterbury in 1170, was attached to a little book , which may now have been found in Cambridge.
00h15 22  décembre
1,000 lost on one boat - this woman hopes to name them
An Italian pathologist is trying to identify the migrants on a boat that sank in the Mediterranean in 2015.
02h28 14  décembre
Contact tracer: ’People threaten us and block our calls’
An NHS Test and Trace worker says many members of the public don’t answer or refuse to co-operate.
00h03 13  décembre
I was in prison at 20 - and a music executive by 28’
As he faced jail, the life Niyah Smith had once dreamed of looked impossible. But then came a chance to turn his fortunes around.
00h14 07  décembre
The disabled activist who led a historic 24-day sit-in
Judy Heumann has fought all her life to challenge the stereotypes and misconceptions associated with disability.
00h26 06  décembre
The Black Panther who hijacked a jet to Algeria and started again in France
Melvin McNair hijacked a US airliner with his wife and children and then became a model French citizen.
00h02 28  novembre
The Donut King who went full circle - from rags to riches, twice
Cambodian refugee Ted Ngoy made a fortune in doughnuts then lost it all to gambling.
00h15 05  décembre
Christian Picciolini: The neo-Nazi who became an anti-Nazi
Christian Picciolini became a Nazi skinhead as a teenager but now he fights extremism.
01h49 10  décembre
The Syrian mercenaries used as ’cannon fodder’ in Nagorno-Karabakh
Four Syrians say they enlisted for sentry duties in Azerbaijan and were sent to the Nagorno-Karabakh front line.
00h50 04  décembre
The rare condition slowly paralysing my arms and legs’
Filmmaker Xavier Alford explores up to his rare illness for the first time as it slowly paralyses his arms and legs.
00h32 01  décembre
A police officer with a conscience who left Belarus
Andrei Ostapovich quit his job as a Belarusian police officer, was detained in Russia, then escaped to Poland.
00h06 29  novembre
Rosamund Adoo-Kissi-Debrah: ’Did air pollution kill my daughter?’
A new inquest into the death of Ella Adoo-Kissi-Debrah could list air pollution as a cause of her death.
00h09 20  février
The petrol that was poisoning children
How a successful campaign led to the banning of lead in petrol in the UK
00h15 21  janvier
Joe believes playing video games helps his mental health
Many argue the positives outweigh the negatives when it comes to gaming and mental health
20h32 04  novembre
Church pastor exposed as a career con artist
Church pastor exposed as a career con artist.
23h34 04  octobre
Kayla Mueller’s parents: ’We can’t let her down again’
After being taken hostage by the so-called Islamic State in 2013, no one knows for certain what happened to American aid worker Kayla Mueller.
23h07 18  octobre
Far-right online: ’I got them back on social media’
I cannot bear the chance of something that I’ve done makes somebody else go and do something horrific.’
23h53 11  septembre
Living with IBD: Ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease
BBC reporter Bryony Hopkins explores how IBD impacts the lives of three young people.
22h25 14  octobre
Bury: Bringing Football Back
The fans bringing football back to the town of Bury
06h04 09  septembre
Teabags: Which brands contain plastic?
The UK drinks over 100 million mugs of tea every day, but what do our teabags really contain?
07h11 02  septembre
C-section guilt: I felt like I’d failed’
Three women who had Caesarean deliveries describe their feelings of having ’failed’ at childbirth.
22h59 28  août
Why parcel delivery courier company DPD is in court
Most DPD drivers are on self-employed franchise contracts without sick pay and holiday pay.
23h59 03  juillet
The people who think coronavirus is caused by 5G
The idea that 5G could have health implications isn’t new. But conspiracy theories linking 5G with Covid-19 went viral during lockdown.
03h28 28  août
Menopause added to school curriculum for the first time
With menopause now on the school curriculum in England, three women share their experience of the change
06h40 26  août
The effect of coronavirus on DJs, musicians and clubbing
DJ and broadcaster Jamz Supernova looks at what impact the pandemic has had on the clubbing industry.