9 episodes

Sex and relationships are intimate – and sometimes intimidating to talk about. Host Anita Rao guides us on an exploration of our brains and our bodies that touches on taboo territory.

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    • Sexuality

Sex and relationships are intimate – and sometimes intimidating to talk about. Host Anita Rao guides us on an exploration of our brains and our bodies that touches on taboo territory.

    Aged: Sexual Desire And Dating After 50

    Aged: Sexual Desire And Dating After 50

    Anita is admittedly anxious about aging and what she'll have to re-negotiate about her body and her relationships as she gets older. Wisdom wanted. Want to support this podcast? Subscribe on your favorite audio app, leave a review on Apple Podcasts , join the conversation at #EmbodiedWUNC or give to WUNC .

    • 29 min
    Gendered: What It's Like To Be Trans In The Exam Room

    Gendered: What It's Like To Be Trans In The Exam Room

    Anita knows how frustrating it can be to find the right doctor and get good healthcare. Transgender people have to navigate all those challenges and take extra measures to advocate for their wellbeing with medical providers who are too often untrained to treat them. Want to support this podcast? Subscribe on your favorite audio app, leave a review on Apple Podcasts , join the conversation at #EmbodiedWUNC or give to WUNC .

    • 23 min
    Mothered: Raising Kids Radically

    Mothered: Raising Kids Radically

    Anita is thinking more and more about entering the club of motherhood. But first, she'd appreciate a reality check on things we don't often talk about — like child care and health concerns around pregnancy and labor. Want to support this podcast? Subscribe on your favorite audio app, leave a review on Apple Podcasts , join the conversation at #EmbodiedWUNC or give to WUNC .

    • 27 min
    Othered: The Only One In The Room

    Othered: The Only One In The Room

    Anita loves podcasts, especially ones that make space for intimate, unexpected conversations. " The Only One In The Room ," hosted by Laura Cathcart Robbins, is one of those shows. This episode explores the excitement and emotions of being in an open marriage.

    • 35 min
    Pooped: The Second Brain Inside Us

    Pooped: The Second Brain Inside Us

    Anita has a gut feeling none of us know as much as we should about the connection between our intestinal health and how our minds work. Want to support this podcast? Subscribe on your favorite audio app, leave a review on Apple Podcasts , join the conversation at #EmbodiedWUNC or give to WUNC .

    • 22 min
    Burned: The Stress Threshold

    Burned: The Stress Threshold

    Anita is a workaholic. Being overworked stresses Anita out. Too much stress leads to poor health. Don't be like Anita. Want to support this podcast? Subscribe on your favorite audio app, leave a review on Apple Podcasts , join the conversation at #EmbodiedWUNC or give to WUNC .

    • 23 min

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