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Fostering A Positive Self-Image - Nick's Story

Fostering A Positive Self-Image - Nick's Story

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"It was something that was very harmful towards my self-esteem." Nick was bullied often during his adolescence for his appearance, which led to agoraphobia, social anxiety, and alcohol abuse. Eventually, he discovered how to put an end to it; watch as he gives crucial advice to anyone facing self-image issues today.

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Published on: December 2, 2016 at 11:51:10
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Life After a Coma - Timothy's Story

Life After a Coma - Timothy's Story

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Imagine waking up from a coma to find out that your mother has died, and that your eight year marriage is now over. For Timothy, he had a choice; wallow in depression or rise above. By choosing the latter, his message is a unique one, inspiring others to persevere despite the circumstances.

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Published on: December 1, 2016 at 10:59:04
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Love & Friendship - John's Story

Love & Friendship - John's Story

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First comes love then comes marriage, we all know the rest of the rhyme, but when it comes to love, which comes first? Friends, lovers, or nothing? Meet John, a self-proclaimed relationship guru, whose wise words can impact anyone's love-life for the better; this is his story.

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Published on: December 1, 2016 at 10:27:37
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Nichiren Buddhism - Michelle's Story

Nichiren Buddhism - Michelle's Story

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Meet Michelle, just your average everyday girl who happens to practice Nichiren Buddhism. Find out how she stumbled upon this unique branch of Buddhism, and how it has impacted her life for the better; this is her story.

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Published on: November 11, 2016 at 14:59:52
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Addiction Series: Amphetamines Pt.2 - Masha's Story

Addiction Series: Amphetamines Pt.2 - Masha's Story

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In part 2 of Masha's story of addiction, she shares her most recent difficulties with "study drugs" since finishing university and moving to New York City.

Published by Marianne Hill
Published on: August 28, 2015 at 18:29:08
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Addiction Series: Amphetamines Pt.1 - Masha's Story

Addiction Series: Amphetamines Pt.1 - Masha's Story

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In this two part series, Masha invites us into the world that she has been inhabiting for the past couple years. She has been struggling with an addiction to "study drugs"; today, commonly used by college students to help them with academic success. 

Published by Marianne Hill
Published on: August 28, 2015 at 18:15:06
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Addiction Series: Alcohol - Alex's Story

Addiction Series: Alcohol - Alex's Story

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In the first episode of the Addiction Series, Alex opens up about his struggle with alcohol and what it took for him to regain control of his life.

Published by Marianne Hill
Published on: August 18, 2015 at 11:47:45
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Medicating ADHD - Catherine's Story

Medicating ADHD - Catherine's Story

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Diagnosed with ADHD at a young age, Catherine reflects on the impact that the diagnosis, and the medication she was prescribed, had on her personality. 

Published by Marianne Hill
Published on: August 18, 2015 at 11:37:27
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Asthma - Angela's Story

Asthma - Angela's Story

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Finding out she had asthma as a child led Angela to some unexpectedly humorous situations.

Published by Marianne Hill
Published on: August 17, 2015 at 19:10:55
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Disordered Eating - Ava's Story

Disordered Eating - Ava's Story

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Starting at a young age, Ava observed the way social interactions were sometimes dictated by physical appearance. This perception had a significant impact on the way she felt about her own appearance and her relationship with food.

Published by Marianne Hill
Published on: August 17, 2015 at 17:47:29
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Depression - Arthur's Story

Depression - Arthur's Story

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Wise beyond his years, Arthur expounds on his family's history of depression and the time it took for him to be okay with asking for help. 

Published by Marianne Hill
Published on: August 17, 2015 at 17:31:35
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Exercising Through Difficult Times - Hot Shot's Story

Exercising Through Difficult Times - Hot Shot's Story

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In this inspirational story, Darryl, who goes by Hot Shot, explains how exercise was one of the key elements that got him through difficult periods in his life. 

Published by Marianne Hill
Published on: August 17, 2015 at 16:24:24
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Lupus Advocacy - Cherise' Story

Lupus Advocacy - Cherise' Story

About this video:

Two of Cherise's close family members are affected by Lupus, a chronic, autoimmune disease, where the immune system attacks its own tissues. Their battle with this condition has inspired Cherise to advocate for people dealing with Lupus and with chronic, autoimmune diseases, or "invisible illnesses" at large.

Published by Marianne Hill
Published on: July 22, 2015 at 14:59:53
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Managing Asthma - Kevin's Story

Managing Asthma - Kevin's Story

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Kevin grew up dealing with asthma but did not realize the impact of it on his health until he experienced an attack as a teenager. In this story, he relives that experience and talks about how he manages asthma today. 

Published by Marianne Hill
Published on: July 22, 2015 at 14:32:53
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Finding Out You're HIV Positive

Finding Out You're HIV Positive

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After finding out less than 24 hours before that he is HIV Positive, Seto shares his initial reaction to this diagnosis.

Published by Marianne Hill
Published on: July 15, 2015 at 16:41:20
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High Blood Pressure - Michael's Story

High Blood Pressure - Michael's Story

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Michael's high blood pressure was undiagnosed long enough that he suffered an episode that landed him in the hospital. A few days later, he had to leave his home because he could no longer afford to live there. Michael shares his heart wrenching story and gives advice to people who may be going through similar situations. 

Published by Marianne Hill
Published on: July 15, 2015 at 16:15:40
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Living with Bipolar Disorder - Neil's Story

Living with Bipolar Disorder - Neil's Story

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In this emotional story about living with bipolar disorder, Neil wonders what life would be like if he stopped taking his medication.

Published by Marianne Hill
Published on: July 15, 2015 at 15:06:55
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Discovering One's Wellbeing - Enyer's Story

Discovering One's Wellbeing - Enyer's Story

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Enyer has hit a roadblock in his life. In this story, he shares what he does in his everyday life to maximize his wellbeing. 

Published by Marianne Hill
Published on: July 15, 2015 at 13:36:46
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Never Too Late to Quit - Christopher's Story

Never Too Late to Quit - Christopher's Story

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Christopher is a man of few words, but he made one thing very clear: quitting smoking was one of the best decisions of his life. 

Published by Marianne Hill
Published on: July 15, 2015 at 10:24:14
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Exercise to Deal with Stress - Corey's Story

Exercise to Deal with Stress - Corey's Story

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In this story, Corey explains how exercising helped him overcome a difficult period in his life, and gave him the strength to pursue his passion for drumming, while coping with stress. 

Published by Marianne Hill
Published on: July 15, 2015 at 09:53:24
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