Taboo Podcast MaltaExplicit

by Sophie Vella

Ever wondered what goes on when you go to the gynae? or how to do an STI test? or even what gender identity or sexuality you are or want to explore? Here Sophie interviews people from all backgrounds exploring taboo topics so you don't have to keep on guessing.  

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • S01 E04 - Overcoming rape & stigma with Emma Attard

    S01 E04 - Overcoming rape & stigma with Emma Attard

    In this episode, Emma Attard delves into her rape experience, her legal challenges and surviving social and societal stigma. Despite all this, she has remained strong and continues to overcome adversity one day at a time. If you h...

    01:00:59
  • S01 E03 - Georgie Williams- Embracing your true self & being non-binary

    S01 E03 - Georgie Williams- Embracing your true self & being non-binary

    In this episode, I sat down Georgie Williams to explore their transformative journey into identifying as non-binary. They are a deferred- PhD researcher at University College Dublin, specialising in Transgender, Genderqueer, Nonbi...

    52:47
  • S01 E02 - Marc Buhagiar - Living with HIV & fighting the stigma

    S01 E02 - Marc Buhagiar - Living with HIV & fighting the stigma

    In this episode I speak to Marc who is a proud LGBTIQ+ activist who is also HIV positive. As the Treasurer of Checkpoint Malta, he advocates safe and consensual sex, consistent 6 month checkups and healthy communication between pa...

    23:52
  • S01 E01 - Dr. Chiara Frendo Balzan - Let's discuss sexual health

    S01 E01 - Dr. Chiara Frendo Balzan - Let's discuss sexual healthExplicit

    Dr Chiara Frendo-Balzan graduated as a Doctor of Medicine and Surgery in Malta in 2005 and practiced for two years at St Luke's Hospital before relocating to the UK for 11 years to attain international exposure and further qualifi...

    56:12