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Joely Richardson, Zanny Minton Beddoes, Depression and Menopause

July 25th, 2015

Episode 309 of 728 episodes

Joely Richardson on her new film Maggie, a Zombie movie with a difference, where her on screen husband is played by Arnold Schwarzenegger. Teenage aggression and physical abuse towards parents are rarely spoken about. We hear how one mother and daughter coped. Woman's Hour Power List, Influencer, Zanny Minton Beddoes is the first woman to edit the Economist in it's 172 year history. She tells us why Angela Merkel and Barack Obama are fans. Depression and menopause: how much are hormones to blame? We hear from gynaecologist, Professor John Studd and psychiatrist, Dr Pratibha Nirodi. Women and insolvency. And Indian play-back singer, Kanika Kapoor. Presented by Jenni Murray Produced by Rabeka Nurmahomed Interviewed guest: Joely Richardson Interviewed guest: Suzie Hayman Interviewed guest: Zanny Minton Beddoes Interviewed guest: John Studd Interviewed guest: Pratibha Nirodi Interviewed guest: Louise Britten Interviewed guest: Kanika Kapoor.

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