"Surviving & Thriving" is our show that shines a spotlight on those who show us what's possible in the face of hardships. Meet some of the men and women who are proving that when life knocks us down, having real hope can make all the difference in the world.
Bonner Paddock was born with cerebral palsy but it hasn’t slowed him down. From climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro to completing a grueling Ironman triathlon, he explains why he’s motivated to make a positive difference in the world.
While some people take the notion of aging very seriously, others point out the humor in it, including the very funny Annabelle Gurwitch. Now 53, she lampoons the indignity of aging, particularly for women.
Why wasn’t he a part of The Brat Pack? What was it like to a have a front-row seat to Charlie Sheen’s epic meltdown? Jon Cryer is telling all in his new memoir, “So That Happened.” But first, he’s talking to Growing Bolder Radio! Plus, fashion designer Bri Seeley, pole dance Greta Pontarelli and mountaineer Werner Berger.
Sean Hepburn Ferrer, the son of the great Audrey Hepburn, explains how his mother’s passion for making a difference in the world motivates him to help those suffering from rare diseases, such as the rare disease that took her life. Plus. adventurer Sarah Marquis, author Clive Cussler and financial guru Chris Hogan.
Dena Jalbert had never been admitted into a hospital until the day she went into labor. She almost didn’t make it out. Find out about the unexpected heart condition she developed and how it changed her life forever.