Surviving & Thriving is a program filled with hope, inspiration and possibility. A program with real stories about real people who refused to give in when confronted with the kinds of challenges that nearly every family faces. From cancer to cardiac disease; the loss of a spouse to the loss of a job, Surviving & Thriving is about standing up and fighting for all that life has to offer and in some cases for life itself. These battles are rarely fought alone. We all need inspiration from the examples of others who have not only survived but thrived in the aftermath of hardship. Surviving & Thriving provides those examples. Click here to learn more!
Nominated for Emmy Awards in its first two season, Surviving & Thriving is brought to you by Growing Bolder in partnership with Florida Hospital and WKMG Local 6.
Just four months after her wedding day, Jennifer Glass was diagnosed with lung cancer. As she started thinking about what might happen to her, one thing stunned her: the lack of end-of-life options available to those with life-threatening illnesses. Find out why she decided to take on two battles: her cancer and end-of-life choices.
Joe Fraley says he’s always performed his songs for his mother, and when she started to show symptoms of her Alzheimer’s disease, he noticed that the music seemed to ease her pain. So he brings his guitar on visits to her now, and even when she doesn’t recognize him, she lights up when he starts strumming.
Stuart Scott, a longtime anchor at ESPN, died Sunday morning at the age of 49 after a long battle with cancer. Stu was a good friend of many at GB who worked with him for years in local television. See how his friends paid tribute to him on Mt. Kilimanjaro.