Episode 7

Episode 7: Health and Romance

Shannon’s back on the dating market, this time with the diagnosis of a gradually disabling disease. Patrice’s plans with her long-time partner are upended by a sudden health crisis. How do medical issues impact the love connections we find, and the ones we seek?

Published 11/16/23

Shannon says the emotional distance in her marriage increased significantly after she was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease.

Despite losing her partner to cancer, Patrice wasn’t fazed when David revealed his own health struggles.