Terrified of getting older? Many of us are - but is it time to change our preconceptions?
Why we should think differently about ageing
Should LSD be used in medical trials?
Drugs expert Professor David Nutt argues the law is holding medical research back.
'I grew up without a penis'
Andrew Wardle talks of his "nightmare" teenage years, and how surgery changed his life.
Is it easier to come out as gay or bisexual in 2019?
Younger and older generations of callers share their experiences. Will they differ?
'My life being intersex'
Suz Temko chats to the special people in her life, who supported her after her diagnosis.
Is it time to embrace celibacy as a lifestyle choice?
Michael Ayo, AKA rapper Faith Child, explains why he is saving himself for marriage.
Student life today: Dealing with anxiety, sex and grief
Students Gigi, Morgen and Madi have a raw, honest conversation about student life.
How constant panic attacks can affect your life
Three women share their experiences – including Corrie actress Samia Longchambon.
Is it harder to be a black dad?
Dope Black Dads host Marvyn Harrison challenges the “absent black father” stereotype.
'Sis, I've got you': Four stories of friendship
What makes a great mate? 5 Live hears four stories of amazing female friendships.
Are you stealing the internet by using an ad-blocker?
There’s been a huge increase in usage of ad blocking software. But is it ethical?
Life after reality TV: Your stories
5 Live listeners tell Rachel Burden their stories of being on reality TV shows.
Hypebeast culture: Why do fashion fans queue for hours?
Fashion fan Sam Harris finds out why limited release streetwear items are big business.
How do you break the cycle of gaming addiction?
Cam Adair was once gaming for 16 hours a day. He explains how he turned his life around.
‘Why I met the man who murdered my identical twin’
Nick Dawson describes the moment he came face to face with one of his twin's killers.
What is it like to care for adults with autism?
Nihal speaks to journalist Mikey Kay, whose brother Spencer was born with severe autism.
Losing a pet: Why the grief is real
Ashleigh, who won Britain's Got Talent with her dog Pudsey, talks about pet bereavement.
‘Why do some white people feel uncomfortable around black men?’
Writer Derek Owusu talks about the problem of micro-aggressions in society.
Growing up rural: No country for young people?
Nihal Arthanayake takes a look at the challenges of growing up in the countryside.
What happens during an exorcism?
We hear from a woman whose home was exorcised and a vicar who carries out the procedure.
'I didn't know I was pregnant until I gave birth'
Klara Dollan travelling to a new job, when she started experiencing an unusual pain...
What’s stopping men talking about infertility?
Elis Matthews talks about his condition known as Azoospermia, which means he's infertile.
Jamz Supernova talks interracial dating
1Xtra's Jamz discusses her relationship and meets TJ - who won't date outside his race.
Abducted in Plain Sight: Jan Broberg's story
Jan Broberg, whose story was featured in a Netflix documentary, shares her experience.
My father the fugitive: Growing up on the run
Tyler thought her family loved travelling. Her dad was actually on the run from the FBI.
Inside the criminal mind
Forensic psychologist Kerry Daynes talks stalking, nature vs nurture and psychopathy.
Everything you wanted to know about sleep - answered
Want to make the most of your forty winks? Sleep expert Matthew Walker shares top tips.
Selfies: Why are we so obsessed with perfection?
Nobody's perfect - but filtered selfies suggest we are. Photographer Rankin investigates.
Dark Tourism: Would you go on holiday to Chernobyl?
What motivates tourists to visit places with a dark past? Author Dom Joly gives his view.
Beach Body Confidence
The summer is here! The girls are joined by Channel 4’s 'Naked Beach’, Natasha Devon.
A new treatment for arachnophobia
Using arachnophobes’ heartbeats to help them overcome their fear of spiders
About Putting Life On Hold
Andrew Strauss, Lorraine Kelly and Helen Addis discuss putting life on hold due to cancer
A breath of fresh air for a Thursday evening.
Music and conversation for your Thursday night, with a focus on health and wellbeing.