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Welcome to No Really, I'm Fine. A mental health podcast which sheds a light on peoples' daily struggle with mental health and telling the world you're not alone.We're returning for a limited series during the Coronavirus pandemic to provide you help and support during the crisis.We be make mental health the conversation. We want to hear about you, break the stigma, we want to share and listen.Journalists Gemma Sherlock, Kate Lally and Michael Pearson host the podcast and they'll guide you through a variety of topics on mental health and wellbeing.Make sure you follow us on Twitter at @ImFinePodcast_ and if you want to share your story email podcasts@reachplc.com

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    • 3.8, 4 Ratings

Welcome to No Really, I'm Fine. A mental health podcast which sheds a light on peoples' daily struggle with mental health and telling the world you're not alone.We're returning for a limited series during the Coronavirus pandemic to provide you help and support during the crisis.We be make mental health the conversation. We want to hear about you, break the stigma, we want to share and listen.Journalists Gemma Sherlock, Kate Lally and Michael Pearson host the podcast and they'll guide you through a variety of topics on mental health and wellbeing.Make sure you follow us on Twitter at @ImFinePodcast_ and if you want to share your story email podcasts@reachplc.com

    Denise Welch talks about life with her 'unwelcome visitor'

    Denise Welch talks about life with her 'unwelcome visitor'

    This week, Gemma talks to Denise Welch about Mental health, postnatal depression, alcoholism and her new book 'The unwelcome visitor'. Denise opens up about her life, spending 20 years struggling to get a diagnoses, life with a family in the entertainment industry, and of course life in lockdown.

    • 42 min
    Bessie Turner on Mental Health and being a Musician

    Bessie Turner on Mental Health and being a Musician

    This week Matt (Producer) stands in and talks to Bessie Turner. Bessie is a musician and has been incredibly open about her mental health. They talk about music, growing up, loss, and medication, and how they are all linked together in some way.

    • 47 min
    Pregnancy and me (Kate Lynch)

    Pregnancy and me (Kate Lynch)

    Kate Lynch, a former host of the No Really, I’m Fine podcast catches up with Gemma on what she’s been up to since she took a break from the show. The new mum explains to us how she felt during pregnancy, the impact it had on her mental health and how she is coping now with her newborn son Billy as they adjust to lockdown life.

    • 30 min
    Rachel Pearson talks about Life with Emetophobia

    Rachel Pearson talks about Life with Emetophobia

    In today's episode, Gemma talks to Rachel Pearson about Emetophobia, the fear of vomiting. Rachel tells us about how extreme this illness from childhood trauma, not being able to sleeping in her own bed to her ongoing journey through treatment.

    • 46 min
    Comedian and actress Lindzi Germain on how she's laughed her way through the lockdown

    Comedian and actress Lindzi Germain on how she's laughed her way through the lockdown

    If you live anywhere near Merseyside you'll know the name Lindzi Germain, the hilarious actress and comedian has been entertaining crowds across the country for decades and is a Mersey Icon.

    During lockdown, she's been entertaining hundreds of thousands of people on social media with her online lockdown series across various groups on Facebook.

    She tells us how laughing has been key to staying positive during the lockdown and also talks about how she's been staying body positive during this unique time.

    Note - Michael and Lindzi are friends and some of the topics discussed include Lindzi using her body image for her comedy in a positive way.

    We realise that some of our audience may be at different stages of their journey when it comes to body positivity so if you are struggling with some of the themes discussed, there is help out there.

    We’ve teamed up with Beat the UK’s eating disorder charity which has an online support group called The Sanctuary, which is open every day and is a safe space to share concerns or struggles relating to lockdown and the pandemic.

    For support, you’re best to head to their website where they’ve set up a dedicated coronavirus help page. You can find out more at  https://www.beateatingdisorders.org.uk/coronavirus 

    Remember you can contact us on podcasts@reachplc.com for your feedback and queries.

    • 36 min
    Hope from the Front Line: Key workers share their thoughts on their time during lockdown

    Hope from the Front Line: Key workers share their thoughts on their time during lockdown

    This special episode entitled ‘Hope from the Frontline’ which features clips from seven keyworkers coving A&E, Home Care, Criminal Justice, Charity & Supermarket settings.

    For the second time we are teaming up with the guys over at Mental Podcast so thank you once again for this.

    The guests share how their world has changed during the pandemic, mental health impacts and how they are finding hope to keep going.

    It’s set to be an incredibly impactful and uplifting episode that I’m confident our shared listeners would benefit from.

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    • 53 min

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