Six Individuals with terminal illnesses tell stories of how they defied the odds and remind people that a limited amount of time is not a barrier to making a positive impact on the world. Stories include that of a 19-year-old with cystic fibrosis who became a best-selling author; a man with Leukemia who completed dozens of athletic events; a woman with stomach cancer enjoys her favorite foods and inspires people with her vibrant personality; an aspiring sociologist works to build awareness of her rare medical condition; a gospel singer, given only three more years to live, works on his fourth album; despite multiple setbacks, a 35-year-old brain cancer patient is determined to find a treatment to help her live life to the fullest.
After being diagnosed with terminal leukemia, Diane Nguyen focuses on positivity and humor and celebrating the little moments that matter most.
Bob Charland creates Pedal Thru Youth, a nonprofit that fixes old bicycles and donates them to underprivileged youth; Ellie Boloori Oben takes solace in her faith as she battles breast cancer.
Diagnosed with seven autoimmune diseases, choreographer and dancer Marinda Davis creates a contemporary dance show called UNbreakable; street photographer Anthony Carbajal raises money for ALS research.
When over-achieving medical resident Liv Moore attends a party that turns into a zombie feeding frenzy, she ends up joining the ranks of the living dead. Determined to pass as human despite her pale appearance and newly listless demeanor, Liv forms a plan to resist her drive to consume fresh human brains by taking a job at a coroner's office, where she can secretly snack on the brains of corpses delivered there. Soon discovering that she absorbs the memories of those she feeds on, she finds new purpose by posing as a psychic and working with a detective to help solve their murders.
At 11, Barry Allen's life changed completely when his mother died in a freak accident and his innocent father was convicted of her murder. Now a crime-scene investigator, his dedication to learn the truth about his mother's death drives him to follow up on every new scientific advancement and urban legend. When his latest obsession -- a particle accelerator heralded as a world-changing invention -- causes an explosion, it creates a freak storm and Barry is struck by lightning. He awakes from a coma nine months later with the power of superspeed. When he learns that others who have gained powers use them for evil, he dedicates himself to protecting the innocent, while still trying to solve the older mystery.