July 28th, 2016
Episode 644 of 721 episodes
One in ten people are thought to experience anxiety disorders, women are almost twice as likely as men to be affected and those under 35 are particularly vulnerable. Lauren Laverne discusses living with and overcoming anxiety with guests Daisy Buchanan who has written about her struggles with anxiety Annie Ferguson who has written about her own experiences and those of other black women Olivia Remes - an epidemiologist at Cambridge University, who studies anxiety And clinical psychologist and psychotherapist Jay Watts. The broadcast edition of this programme will be available on Iplayer soon after transmission. A longer version is available from the 28th July as a podcast. You can download the podcast by clicking the download button on the programme page or you can subscribe to the Woman's Hour daily podcast. Presenter: Lauren Laverne Producer: Luke Mulhall.