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Sam Smith is a comedian and a new dad. He doesn't take life too seriously but he's just been diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis. What does this mean for him and is laughter really the best medicine?
At six, Brylee Mills lost her arm, and has been coming to terms with it ever since. She's embarking on a photography project, taking pictures of women with amputations to try and accept her own.
Geneva Tino's cerebral palsy means she needs a TalkLink device to communicate.... ironically the 24-year-old is about to complete her degree in Communications and embark on a career in PR.
A friendship born out of a love for sport, Nathan and Michael's fates aligned thanks to their passion for skiing... and now they're off to Austria to compete in the Winter Special Olympics!
Andrey and Eilish are the Yin to each other's Yang and would be lost without one another. Andrey was born with just half a ribcage while Eilish is blind after suffering an aggressive brain tumour.
Liam and Shane are a well-known pair around Gisborne. Liam has Down Syndrome, and while technically Shane is teaching him life skills, Liam's the one who's helped Shane emerge from depression.
David Egan has worked on Capitol Hill, delivered speeches around the world and represented his country in basketball. The Washington man is paving the way for others with Down Syndrome.
Parents will never stop worrying about their children... are they developing properly? Learning enough? Making friends? Throw-in a medical diagnosis of Down syndrome and that worry is compounded.
Attitude goes to America to meet Stephanie Thompson, the head of the National Down Syndrome Adoption Network who finds families desperate to give babies with Down syndrome a home.
17-year-old Sean Prenderville is a survivor... he's had aggressive cancer in his thigh bone and underwent a rare 'backward foot' operation. He's about to find-out if he's in the clear.
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