What if the simple act of exchanging a few words with a stranger left you trembling with fear? Two young people struggle with severe social anxiety that hinders their ability to lead normal lives.
Starting a career is hard enough, but what if you can't pursue your dreams because of the very woman who gave birth to you? Two young people are desperate to break free from demanding mothers who are deeply dependent on them.
Two young people feel like they are the third wheel in their own relationship because their boyfriends that are exaggeratedly attached to their mothers.
Two young people would do anything to be considered as accomplished as their older siblings.
Two young people, who have already changed their gender once, may have to convert it back again as they search to find their true identities once and for all.
Two sun seekers put their lives on the line in search of the perfect tan. A man is concerned that his son's tanning obsession puts his health at risk; a young woman's tanning salon habit is straining her family finances.
Two guys struggle to stand up to their ultra-demanding girlfriends while still trying to keep their relationships intact.
Two women want to have babies for childless couples. Amanda is battling intense nausea while pregnant with another couple's twins. Rhonda has agreed to use her own egg and inseminate at home for a couple she met on the internet.
Two women face the challenges of being bridesmaids. Ryann is helping her cousin plan her wedding with only $2500 to spend. Carissa is so stressed meeting her bride's demands that it's causing tension with her own boyfriend.
Three people are obsessed with changing the American political system. Amelia wants to strengthen the militia movement. Andrew is fighting to outlaw abortion. Caleb organizes the nation's first high school Tea Party club.
Two young men try to tame their unruly pets. Brett B's piglet has ballooned into a 200 lb porker who humps everyone in sight. Brett P is going mad because his mother's coddled poodle barks at him incessantly.
Two young people brave new frontiers in the OR to overhaul their appearances. Louie is looking for a surgeon who can remove silicone horns from his head without disfiguring his face, while Salomé gets a Brazilian butt lift.
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Two college students struggle with the difficult challenge of revealing their sexual orientation to their friends and families. With the fear of rejection on their mind, they bravely seek acceptance from their loved ones.
Two women struggle to quit bizarre coping mechanisms that are doing them more harm than good. Aspiring manicurist, Kayliah, can't stop eating emery boards. While Emily's hair pulling may hurt her chances to be an actress.
Two young people hope boxing will help them overcome the challenges of growing up in Detroit. Shante's temper helps her win in the ring but causes her nothing but trouble outside of it. Mooka tries to balance boxing with girls.
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