Iliza Shlesinger: Laughter is the Best Medicine

Everything Happens with Kate Bowler

Nov 21 2023 • 27 mins

Comedian Iliza Shlesinger is refreshingly candid, especially about things many women can relate to, like the sheer exhaustion that comes from juggling life's demands (dare we say, it's like a badge of honor?), pregnancy loss—a topic that often remains in the shadows, and how our accounts of self-care really go off the rails when bubble baths become the solution to all of life’s problems.

In this conversation, Kate and Iliza address:

  • A plan to make laughter a national healthcare plan (just kidding)
  • How comedy connects us with one another
  • Redefining self-care into something a little more practical

This conversation is brought to you by Aspen Ideas: Health and was recorded on location in Aspen, CO.

CW: miscarriage

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