Claudia examines the Hierarchy of Needs, part of Abraham Maslow's theory of motivation.
Professor Emma Griffin turns to history to debunk what she calls the Motherhood Myth.
Mariella Frostrup and guests discuss the experience and evidence of birth order.
Women in the City talk about how becoming a mother has impacted on their career.
Women in the City talk about how they have combined motherhood with a high-flying career.
Mariella Frostrup and her guests debate the dilemmas of modern parenting.
Fi Glover talks motherhood, marshmallows and Donald Trump with her new pen-pal in Ohio.
Louise Cooper explores the financial pressures faced by the 'sandwich generation'.
Josie Long presents a sequence of mini documentaries about the pain of growing up.
Can art help us unpack our emotions about body hair? Keisha Thompson investigates.
Hayley is a young woman who wants to get better at dealing with rejection.
Neil MacGregor retells humanity's history through the objects it has made
Following photographer Matthew Finn still documenting his mother's life after 3 decades.
Lauren Laverne explores how artists treat the relationship between mums and sons.
Byron Vincent discusses nature versus nurture, and society's obligations to its weakest.
John Osborne discusses what it means to be ignored.
How safe are the drugs used to delay puberty in transgender children?
The revelations of the televised debate between Al Gore and Ross Perot.
Katya Adler talks to James Cracknell about personality and how it can change.
Katya Adler talks to psychologist Wiebke Bleidorn about whether personalities can change.
Michael Buerk presents combative, provocative and engaging debate.
Katharine Whitehorn, 84, tackles the twentysomethings facing tough life choices.
Sarah Montague talks to a mum about how she is coping with her son in prison.
Big Data seems to know a lot about us. But what is personality and can you measure it?
Kerry Littleford argues that mothers who have children taken into care need help.
Neil Macgregor retells humanity's history through the objects it has made.
How does leg hair know to grow back the same length? And why do we have body hair?
Gina McKee and Christopher Hampton discuss the play The Mother
What causes middle-aged spread?
Louise Cooper explores the big decisions for people in their thirties.