laughter http://iowapublicradio.org en The Embarassing but True Tales of Mike Birbiglia http://iowapublicradio.org/post/embarassing-true-tales-mike-birbiglia <p>Comedian Mike Birbiglia hit the big time by sharing his most intimate and embarrassing experiences on stage.&nbsp; Host Charity Nebbe talks with him about storytelling and the power of oversharing.&nbsp; Birbiglia is traveling the country right now with his latest show, “Thank God For Jokes,”&nbsp; and is <a href="http://www.hoytsherman.org/">appearing at Hoyt Sherman Place in Des Moines on Saturday, May 17th</a>.&nbsp; He’s also become a regular panelist on NPR’s "Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me," and filmed a role in one of the most anticipated movies of the year.&nbsp; A conversation about makin Wed, 14 May 2014 17:07:48 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Katherine Perkins 40614 at http://iowapublicradio.org The Embarassing but True Tales of Mike Birbiglia Emotional Health & Wellness http://iowapublicradio.org/post/emotional-health-wellness <p>Being healthy just isn't about&nbsp; maintaining a healthy weight and getting enough exercise. It's also about how you feel emotionally. With this year's <a href="http://www.livehealthyiowa.org/" target="_blank">Live Healthy Iowa Challenge</a> kicking off,&nbsp; host Charity Nebbe talks about emotional health and how physical health affects your emotional health. Also, how music and laughter can affect your emotional health.</p><p></p> Thu, 31 Jan 2013 17:15:50 +0000 Charity Nebbe 14289 at http://iowapublicradio.org Emotional Health & Wellness