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The Ricki Lake Show Season 1 Episodes

Season 1 Episode Guide

Season 1

183 Episodes 2012 -

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I Do or I Don't

Thu, Nov 15, 2012 60 mins

Judge Lynn Toler ("Divorce Court") and Dr. Mike Dow ("Couples Therapy") help couples decide whether they are ready to marry or if they should break up.

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Episode 1

Weight Loss & Body Image With Real Women of All Ages

Mon, Sep 10, 2012 60 mins

Topical talk show that covers subjects ranging from parenting to relationships to health issues begins with a discussion of weight loss and body image, and features a profile of a woman who went from a size 28 to a size 4 and a makeover for a woman who lost 110 pounds.

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Episode 2

Hormones 101

Tue, Sep 11, 2012 60 mins

The topic is hormones. Included is an examination of what they are and a discussion of physical and emotional changes relating to them.

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Episode 3

The Power of Social Media: You Can Do It Too!

Wed, Sep 12, 2012 60 mins

The topic is the power of social media. Included are tips for using Twitter and a look at how Facebook has been responsible for reuniting couples.

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Episode 4

After Serving Our Country: The Life of Female Veterans

Thu, Sep 13, 2012 60 mins

Profiling women who served in the U.S. military.

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Episode 5

Virginity 2.0

Fri, Sep 14, 2012 60 mins

Included: interviews with a 41-year-old virgin and a sex therapist who serves as a surrogate partner to his clients. Also: Dr. Robi Ludwig discusses sexuality in society.

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Episode 6

Pregnant and 40

Mon, Sep 17, 2012 60 mins

Women discuss being pregnant at 40.

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Episode 7

Let's Talk About Sex

Tue, Sep 18, 2012 60 mins

The talk is all about sex, with guests and a panel of experts.

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Episode 8

Mommy Confidential

Wed, Sep 19, 2012 60 mins

Moms discuss the good and the bad of motherhood.

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Episode 9

People Making a Difference

Thu, Sep 20, 2012 60 mins

Stories of young and old alike who have a positive impact on their communities.

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Episode 10

Things I Did for Love

Fri, Sep 21, 2012 60 mins

A look at unusual and creative wedding proposals.

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Episode 11

The Psychic Show

Mon, Sep 24, 2012 60 mins

Psychics Char Margolis and John Edward; numerologist Glynis McCants.

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Episode 12

Surviving a Kidnapping

Tue, Sep 25, 2012 60 mins

Guests include a kidnap victim and the mother of an abducted child who is still missing. Also: a look at a GPS watch for children that tracks their movements.

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Episode 13

The Business of Being Born

Wed, Sep 26, 2012 60 mins

Director Abby Epstein discusses "The Business of Being Born," her 2008 documentary (produced by Lake) about the pros and cons of natural childbirth.

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Episode 14

The Makeover Show

Thu, Sep 27, 2012 60 mins

An audience member and a group of teachers receive makeovers. Also: a look at a portable laser-liposuction machine; an HGTV renovation of Ricki's dressing room.

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Episode 15

Pre-Partum Blues

Fri, Sep 28, 2012 60 mins

A look at prepartum depression includes an interview with a woman so overwhelmed with being pregnant and facing motherhood that she is considering putting up her baby for adoption. Also: weight-loss tips for those in their 30s, 40s and 50s.

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Episode 16

Vagina Dialogues

Mon, Oct 1, 2012 60 mins

Female sexuality is explored.

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Episode 17

Coming Out Stories

Tue, Oct 2, 2012 60 mins

Coming-out stories are shared. Remarks by: Lance Bass; a pair of gay twins; and reality cast member Romi ("The Real L Word").

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Episode 18

It's All About Hair

Wed, Oct 3, 2012 60 mins

Guests include celebrity hair stylists Chaz Dean, Roy Teeluck, Kim Kimble and Oscar Blandi.

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Episode 19

To Share or Not to Share on Social Media

Thu, Oct 4, 2012 60 mins

A social-media expert offers a "netiquette" primer on the do's and don'ts of online information sharing.

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Episode 20

Life-Changing Adoptions

Fri, Oct 5, 2012 60 mins

Stories that demonstrate the highs and lows of adoption are detailed. Also: how to avoid adoption scams.

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Episode 21

Ripped From the Headlines

Mon, Oct 8, 2012 60 mins

Recent news stories are discussed. Appearing: Adam Shankman ("So You Think You Can Dance"); Trish Suhr (Style Network); attorney Areva Martin; Faith Salie (NPR); Brandon Bowlin (Huffington Post); Kevin McHale ("Glee").

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Episode 22

Fashion: What's Hot Now

Tue, Oct 9, 2012 60 mins

Fashion trends are reviewed. Included: fall fashions; makeup tips; senior style; celebrity looks on a budget.

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Episode 23

Women in Male-Dominated Industries

Wed, Oct 10, 2012 60 mins

Women who work in traditionally male-dominated fields are profiled. Included: Sierra Anderson ("Hook, Line, and Sisters"); a female truck driver; poker player Liz Lieu.

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Episode 24

How to Stop Stress From Killing You

Thu, Oct 11, 2012 60 mins

Tips for reducing stress are offered.

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Episode 25

The Decision That Could Change Your Child's Life

Fri, Oct 12, 2012 60 mins

The benefits and drawbacks of circumcision are addressed.

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Episode 26

Teens in Danger

Mon, Oct 15, 2012 60 mins

Teens discuss issues concerning drinking, drugs, sex, peer pressure and body image.

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Episode 27

The Epidemic of Childhood Obesity

Tue, Oct 16, 2012 60 mins

The topic is childhood obesity, and includes a chat with a 10-year-old girl with weight issues and a 12-year-old boy who was bullied because of his size.

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Episode 28

Never Say Never

Wed, Oct 17, 2012 60 mins

Author Liz Murray and musician Chris Rene discuss how they overcame overwhelming obstacles and became successful. Also, the cast of MTV's "The Buried Life" reveals what is on their bucket lists.

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Episode 29

From Boys to Men

Thu, Oct 18, 2012 60 mins

A discussion on how to raise young boys to become responsible men features parenting experts, including Judge Lynn Toler, clinical psychologists Dr. Wendy Mogul and Dr. David Swanson, and legal analyst Lisa Bloom.

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Episode 30

Dollars and Sense

Fri, Oct 19, 2012 60 mins

The topic is saving money, and experts show how to throw an affordable wedding and rent designer dresses for practically nothing. Also, Judy "the Couponator" Pezza offers tips on keeping supermarket bills in check.

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Episode 31

Surprising Secrets of Today's Hottest Jobs

Mon, Oct 22, 2012 60 mins

A look at what goes on behind the scenes in restaurants, salons, nightclubs and airlines. Guests include former flight attendant Steven Slater, who had a much-publicized in-flight meltdown, and Antonia Lofaso of "Top Chef: All-Stars." Plus, a demonstration by celebrity bikini waxers.

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Episode 32

Is Your Sex Drive Normal?

Tue, Oct 23, 2012 60 mins

An exploration of sexual activity through various age ranges includes a discussion with former Playboy cover girl Kendra Wilkinson and husband, Hank Baskett, and a couple whose marriage is in trouble because of a non-existent sex life. Also, there's a demonstration of erotic dancing.

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Episode 33

Making Babies - The Fertility Crisis

Wed, Oct 24, 2012 60 mins

A look at couples and the lengths they'll go to in order to conceive. Guests include Rosie Pope ("Pregnant in Heels"), who discusses her difficult journey through infertility, and a man who runs a sperm bank from his home and is the father of 17. Also, an examination of couples who are "designing" their own babies.

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Episode 34

The Secret Lives of Mistresses

Thu, Oct 25, 2012 60 mins

A discussion of infidelity features relationship expert Steve Santagati, psychotherapist M. Gary Neuman and author Sarah Symonds.

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Episode 35

How to Stop the Pain Now

Fri, Oct 26, 2012 60 mins

The topic is how to alleviate pain without prescription medication, and includes demonstrations by experts in hypnotherapy, acupuncture and cold-laser therapy.

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Episode 36

Love Scams

Mon, Oct 29, 2012 60 mins

A look at fairy-tale romances that have turned into nightmares. Included: a discussion with a wife whose husband scammed her out of hundreds of thousands of dollars, and a woman who fell in love with Mr. Right only to discover he was Mr. Wrong and responsible for a double homicide. Also, advice from a hacker turned online security expert.

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Episode 37

A New Attitude

Tue, Oct 30, 2012 60 mins

Ricki goes shopping for vintage clothes with burlesque icon Dita Von Teese and boutique owner Cameron Silver, chats with fashion model Beverly Johnson and has appraisers evaluate items brought in by the studio audience. Also, fashion blogger Marisa Lynch demonstrates how thrift-store threads can be made into "fashion-forward" garments.

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Episode 38

A Ricki Halloween

Wed, Oct 31, 2012 60 mins

A Halloween-theme show features the entire audience in costume, surprise celebrity trick-or-treaters and "the Paranormal Housewives," who investigate a haunted mansion on the studio lot. Also, Ricki sits in on a live séance with psychic medium Kim Russo.

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Episode 39

Ripped From the Headlines

Thu, Nov 1, 2012 60 mins

A panel discussion on headline-making stories. Guests include Sybrina Fulton, mother of slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin, and Mildred Muhammad, former wife of "D.C. Sniper" John Allen Muhammad.

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Episode 40

When Gay People Lead Straight Lives

Fri, Nov 2, 2012 60 mins

A look at the effect on a marriage when a heterosexual partner comes out years into the relationship. Guests include a gay Mormon husband and the mother of his three children, a daughter whose father came out while she was in college, and a mother of two who left her husband for a lesbian lifestyle.

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Episode 41

Pushy Parents

Mon, Nov 5, 2012 60 mins

A look at hypercompetitive parents who push their children to extremes. Also, Gloria Govan recalls being a college student who got caught in a "cash-for-grades" scandal; Debbie Allen gives tips on making it show business; and Judge Mablean Ephriam offers parental advice.

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Episode 42

Ricki's PJ Party

Tue, Nov 6, 2012 60 mins

Ricki hosts a pajama party for a sleepwear-clad audience. Guests include Ali Landry, Jai Rodriguez and RuPaul and hypnotherapist and author Kelly Sullivan Walden. Also, Ricki welcomes a man who videotaped his sleepwalking mother and posted it on the Internet.

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Episode 43

Anxiety and Phobias

Wed, Nov 7, 2012 60 mins

Psychotherapist and author Dr. Barton Goldsmith discusses anxiety and phobias.

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Episode 44

Matchmaker

Thu, Nov 8, 2012 60 mins

Relationship and dating advice is offered by Patti Stanger ("The Millionaire Matchmaker"), Mike Catherwood ("Loveline with Dr. Drew") and authors Maxwell Billieon and Steve Santigati. Also, Ricki plays matchmaker and presents her version of "The Dating Game."

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Episode 45

Suicide

Fri, Nov 9, 2012 60 mins

The topic is suicide, with guests psychologist Kita Curry, author Jill Bialosky, whose sister took her life, a young man who attempted suicide, and family members who've had a relative kill themselves.

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Episode 46

Ambush Makeovers

Mon, Nov 12, 2012 60 mins

Ricki provides random people with new-look makeovers featuring the work of style expert Lawrence Zarian, master colorist Kim Vo, celebrity hairstylist Dean Banowetz and a team from Blushington Makeup and Beauty Lounge.

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Episode 47

Addicted Housewives

Tue, Nov 13, 2012 60 mins

Dr. Drew Pinsky counsels homemakers with addictions to prescription pills and compulsive shopping.

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Episode 48

Extreme Beauty

Wed, Nov 14, 2012 60 mins

A show about cosmetic surgery examines innovative new procedures, the lengths people go to in order to improve their looks, and a discussion of the downside of plastic surgery. Also: a military veteran receives life-changing surgery.

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Episode 49

Help Me Find a Date!

Fri, Nov 16, 2012 60 mins

Two individuals are set up on separate blind dates with help from their platonic friends. Guests include relationship experts Spirit, Jessica Massa and Rebecca Wiegand.

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Episode 50

The Killer Next Door

Mon, Nov 19, 2012 60 mins

Guests recall encounters with sociopaths who lived or worked in their neighborhoods. Guests include Mary Jo Buttafuoco, whose husband's teenage mistress shot her, and Candice DeLong, a former FBI profiler who offers insights into the killer next door.

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Episode 51

Curvy Girls

Wed, Nov 21, 2012 60 mins

Plus-size women discuss their experiences with sex, fashion and love. Guest include Amber Riley ("Glee") and former supermodel Carre Otis.

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Episode 52

Life After the Military

Thu, Nov 22, 2012 60 mins

Servicemembers discuss life after the military, including a Navy veteran who found herself homeless and a female amputee war vet who joins Ricki on a scuba-diving trip. Plus: postmilitary makeovers.

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Episode 53

Pregnant and 40

Fri, Nov 23, 2012 60 mins

Mothers and mothers-to-be discuss getting pregnant after age 40.

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Episode 54

Quick Holiday Makeovers

Mon, Nov 26, 2012 60 mins

A holiday-theme show includes recipes, makeovers on rooms and advice on dealing with seasonal anxiety.

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Episode 55

Standing Up Against Your Family

Tue, Nov 27, 2012 60 mins

Featuring guests who have stood up against their families despite the serious ramifications.

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Episode 56

Child Star Confidential

Wed, Nov 28, 2012 60 mins

"Desperate Housewives" stars Madison De La Garza, Joshua Moore, and Charlie and Max Carver discuss life as a child actor.

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Episode 57

Amazing Foster Families

Thu, Nov 29, 2012 60 mins

Success stories of people who went through America's foster-care system, including author Antwone Fisher and actress Victoria Rowell. Also: a profile of a Florida woman who has opened her home to more than 90 foster children.

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Episode 58

Changing the World, One Person at a Time

Fri, Nov 30, 2012 60 mins

Featuring social activists who make a difference in their communities.

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Episode 59

Ricki's Pajama Party

Mon, Dec 3, 2012 60 mins

Ricki throws a pajama party with reality-TV stars Jackie Christie, Carter Oosterhouse, Cat Cora and Brandi Glanville as guests. Others stopping by include psychic Pam Oslie, celebrity hairstylist Ken Paves and beauty expert Nina Sutton.

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Episode 60

Disciplining Our Kids

Tue, Dec 4, 2012 60 mins

A discussion of disciplining children features comments by parenting experts Dr. Michele Borba and Dr. Harvey Karp. Also: an interview with a Texas high-schooler who, with her mother's consent, was paddled by a male vice principal; and a panel of mothers debate discipline techniques.

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Episode 61

Rock Star Dads

Wed, Dec 5, 2012 60 mins

Guests include Larry Birkhead, father of Anna Nicole Smith's daughter, Dannielynn, and Matt Logelin, whose wife died in childbirth. Also, three fathers-to-be compete in baby-care challenges.

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Episode 62

When It's Time for Forgiveness

Thu, Dec 6, 2012 60 mins

A show about forgiveness includes a guest who left home without notifying anyone, stayed away for a year and never made contact with her family. Also: a couple try to forgive each other for past indiscretions.

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Episode 63

Extreme Lives

Fri, Dec 7, 2012 60 mins

People who lead "extreme lives" are the guests, including Steve-O of MTV's "Jackass," two savvy shoppers from TLC's "Extreme Couponing," an extreme-sports junkie, and 100-pound Sonya "Black Widow" Thomas, who is a world-class competitive eater.

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Episode 64

Teen Dads, the Real Story

Mon, Dec 10, 2012 60 mins

Included: a sit-down with two 16-year-old baby-daddies-to-be; and an impending teen father tests on an infant simulator that mimics the behavior of a newborn.

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Episode 65

Trapped in the Wrong Body

Tue, Dec 11, 2012 60 mins

A 9-year-old child with a gender-identity crisis and the parents discuss the ups and downs of dealing with the situation. Also, a look at transgender youth with adolescent-medicine expert Dr. Johanna Olson, family therapist Casey Weitzman and filmmaker Chris Arnold, who directed a documentary about transgender people.

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Episode 66

She's the Boss

Wed, Dec 12, 2012 60 mins

A look at how the proliferation of American women serving as family breadwinners has affected relationships, sex and the culture.

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Episode 67

The Hottest Bachelor in America

Thu, Dec 13, 2012 60 mins

Six men, who've been nominated by friends and family on the show's website, compete in a series of elimination challenges to attain the title of the Hottest Bachelor in America.

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Episode 68

Home for the Holidays

Fri, Dec 14, 2012 60 mins

In the spirit of holiday giving, Ricki spreads some joy among unsuspecting families and charitable organization that have experienced hard times.

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Episode 69

Wake Up Calls and Ultimatums

Mon, Dec 17, 2012 60 mins

People whose lives appear to be spinning out of control are given wake-up calls from family members and friends.

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Episode 70

The Divorce Show

Tue, Dec 18, 2012 60 mins

An examination of different arrangements made by divorced parents in order to maintain a positive environment for their children.

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Episode 71

Reality Stars Revealed

Wed, Dec 19, 2012 60 mins

It's reality-star confidential when Ricki dishes with Perez Hilton, Tanya Williams ("Basketball Wives"), musican Aubrey O'Day and model Eric Nies.

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Episode 72

Bad Holiday Sweater Party

Thu, Dec 20, 2012 60 mins

A holiday-theme show features Anna Trebunskaya from "Dancing With the Stars" teaching a rhythmically challenged guy some steps, and "American Idol" Season 9 winner Lee DeWyze performing "O Holy Night." Also: etiquette expert Elaine Swann offers gift-buying advice; and Ricki salutes bad Yuletide sweaters.

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Episode 73

Blended Families

Fri, Dec 21, 2012 60 mins

A look at blended families features a clan that had trouble bonding and a group that was able to get together after a tragic death. Also: a discussion with two gay men who adopted; and profiles of stay-at-home fathers and single mothers.

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Episode 74

Pre-Partum Blues

Mon, Dec 24, 2012 60 mins

Segments include a visit with a woman so overwhelmed with the idea of motherhood that she contemplated giving up her baby for adoption, and secrets to losing weight after 30.

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Episode 75

Life-Changing Adoptions

Tue, Dec 25, 2012 60 mins

A look at the highs and lows of adoption features a white mother who adopted two children of color, a college student who was forced to give up her baby for adoption, and a young Korean-born woman who was raised in upstate New York and went looking for her birth parents. Also: adoption scams.

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Episode 76

A New Attitude

Wed, Dec 26, 2012 60 mins

Ricki goes vintage shopping with burlesque icon Dita Von Teese and vintage dealer Cameron Silver, and discusses fashion with iconic model Beverly Johnson. Also: expert appraisers seek treasures from among items brought in by the audience; and fashion blogger Marisa Lynch transforms thrift-store threads into stylish garments.

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Episode 77

Psychics

Thu, Dec 27, 2012 60 mins

Guests: numerologist Glynis McCants, and psychics Char Margolis and John Edward.

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Episode 78

Surprising Secrets of Today's Hottest Jobs

Fri, Dec 28, 2012 60 mins

Professionals in their fields reveal secrets about restaurants, salons, nightclubs and airlines. Guests include former Jet Blue flight attendant Steven Slater, who had an in-plane meltdown, and chef Antonia Lofaso who dishes about behind-the-scenes goings-on at eateries. Also: a bikini-waxing demonstration.

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Episode 79

Virginity 2.0

Mon, Dec 31, 2012 60 mins

A discussion about women who have previously had sex, but now abstain for long periods of time for various reasons. Guests include sex therapists Simone Bienne and Robi Ludwig, and a 41-year-old virgin.

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Episode 80

From Boys to Men

Tue, Jan 1, 2013 60 mins

A discussion of how best to raise young boys includes comments by a couple at odds over how to parent their 9-year-old son, and two single mothers debating the importance of a father figure. Guests: clinical psychologists Dr. Wendy Mogul and Dr. David Swanson; legal analyst Lisa Bloom.

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Episode 81

Coming Out Stories

Wed, Jan 2, 2013 60 mins

Featuring stories about people coming out as gay to family and friends.

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Episode 82

Teens in Danger

Thu, Jan 3, 2013 60 mins

Teens discuss drinking, drugs, sex, peer pressure and body-image issues.

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Episode 83

How to Stop the Pain Now

Fri, Jan 4, 2013 60 mins

A discussion of relieving pain without prescription medication features appearances by experts in hypnotherapy and acupuncture. Also: Ricki tries cold-laser therapy.

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Episode 84

Frenemies

Mon, Jan 7, 2013 60 mins

A look at best friends who've become enemies, and a discussion with a psychologist who warns about signs that a relationship is turning toxic.

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Episode 85

Nanny Confidential

Tue, Jan 8, 2013 60 mins

A look at troubling incidents involving nannies, day-care workers and babysitters.

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Episode 86

Psychics Go Beyond

Wed, Jan 9, 2013 60 mins

Psychics Maureen Hancock and John Holland are the guests.

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Episode 87

Medical Controversies

Thu, Jan 10, 2013 60 mins

Controversial medical issues are examined, including medical marijuana, cochlear implants and the genetic condition called NF-1.

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Episode 88

YouTube Stars

Fri, Jan 11, 2013 60 mins

Guests include people who achieved fame and notoriety by posting videos of themselves on YouTube.

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Episode 89

Hidden Heroes

Mon, Jan 14, 2013 60 mins

Selfless individuals, including organ donors and disaster-relief volunteers, are the guests.

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Episode 90

A Cry for Help

Tue, Jan 15, 2013 60 mins

Ricki helps individuals repair broken relationships.

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Episode 91

Good Hair

Wed, Jan 16, 2013 60 mins

Women's hair care is the topic.

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Episode 92

How to Survive a Kidnapping

Thu, Jan 17, 2013 60 mins

Tips on how to keep children safe. Guests include a mother who is searching for her missing daughter and a woman who, as a teenager in 2006, was abducted and held hostage underground for 10 days.

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Episode 93

Addicted Housewives

Fri, Jan 18, 2013 60 mins

Addiction specialist Dr. Drew Pinsky is the guest, and he offers advice to a shopaholic and a woman with a dependency on prescription pills.

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Episode 94

I Survived

Mon, Jan 21, 2013 60 mins

People who survived life-threatening situations are the guests. Included: two moviegoers from the Aurora, Colo., theater shooting; a couple who were aboard the Costa Concordia; two sisters who were on a camping trip in Alaska that claimed the lives of four; and a woman witness to a convenience-store robbery.

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Episode 95

Open Marriage

Tue, Jan 22, 2013 60 mins

People involved in open marriages are the guests.

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Episode 96

True Crimes

Wed, Jan 23, 2013 60 mins

A show focusing on true-crime stories examines the case of confessed serial killer Israel Keyes, who committed suicide in jail while awaiting trial, and includes comments by a former FBI profiler. Also: an interview with a woman who was robbed twice at gunpoint.

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Episode 97

When Gay People Lead Straight Lives

Thu, Jan 24, 2013 60 mins

Guests include people who enter into a heterosexual marriage only to come out years later as gay.

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Episode 98

Love Scams

Fri, Jan 25, 2013 60 mins

A look at romances that have turned sour when the women have been victimized by scam artists.

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Episode 99

Advice That Will Change Your Life

Mon, Jan 28, 2013 60 mins

Life-altering advice is offered by a doctor, a lawyer, a psychologist and a relationship expert.

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Episode 100

Hollywood Confidential

Tue, Jan 29, 2013 60 mins

Hollywood insiders, including interior designers, a stuntwoman, a reality-show exec and a hairstylist, dish on Tinseltown.

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Episode 101

Making Peace With Your Parents

Wed, Jan 30, 2013 60 mins

Guests include an adult daughter resentful of her father for allowing her to grow up homeless, and a young woman whose mother abandoned the family for an 18-year-old lover when the daughter was a teen.

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Episode 102

Addicted to Plastic Surgery

Thu, Jan 31, 2013 60 mins

A look at the good, bad and ugly of having plastic surgery.

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Episode 103

Misadventures of Parenthood

Fri, Feb 1, 2013 60 mins

Child-rearing stories and advice are offered. Guests include comedian Margaret Cho, relationship expert Spirit, interior designer Trish Suhr and product-testing exec Sharon Vinderine. Also: a performance by the a capella group the Colgate 13.

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Episode 104

I Need Help With My Mother-in-Law

Mon, Feb 4, 2013 60 mins

Guests include people with mother-in-law problems.

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Episode 105

Love Psychics

Tue, Feb 5, 2013 60 mins

Psychic Allison DuBois and her cousin Mark Hernandez, who recently has developed psychic talents.

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Episode 106

Inside Childhood Mental Illness

Wed, Feb 6, 2013 60 mins

Parents discuss their children who suffer from mental-health problems.

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Episode 107

Should We Be Engaged?

Thu, Feb 7, 2013 60 mins

Guests include a lesbian who is rethinking her sexual inclination in order to marry a man, and a couple who are having a problem determining how long of an engagement they should consider.

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Episode 108

The Rudeness Epidemic

Fri, Feb 8, 2013 60 mins

"The Rudeness Epidemic" is the topic.

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Episode 109

I'm a Cougar and Proud of It!

Mon, Feb 11, 2013 60 mins

A look at older women who date younger men.

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Episode 110

Victims of Violence Speak Out

Tue, Feb 12, 2013 60 mins

Guests include victims of gun violence.

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Episode 111

My Life in the Mob

Wed, Feb 13, 2013 60 mins

Guests include a former organized-crime boss and cast members of the TV series "Mob Wives."

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Episode 112

Wrongly Convicted

Thu, Feb 14, 2013 60 mins

Guests include people who served prison time for crimes they did not commit.

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Episode 113

When the Wedding Goes Awry

Fri, Feb 15, 2013 60 mins

A look at wedding fiascoes that impacted family relationships

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Episode 114

Women Fight Back Part 1

Mon, Feb 18, 2013 60 mins

Part 1 of 2. The guests include two women who were sexually assaulted.

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Episode 115

Women Fight Back Part 2

Tue, Feb 19, 2013 60 mins

Conclusion.Guests include women who were sexually assaulted.

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Episode 116

Psychic James Van Praagh

Wed, Feb 20, 2013 60 mins

Psychic James Van Praagh is the guest.

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Episode 117

Are Gay Parents Different?

Thu, Feb 21, 2013 60 mins

A look at gay people who've become parents and children who had a parent come out of the closet.

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Episode 118

My Child Saved a Life

Fri, Feb 22, 2013 60 mins

Guests include children who saved another person's life.

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Episode 120

Who Did I Marry?

Mon, Feb 25, 2013 60 mins

Guests include women who thought they knew their partners well, but found out later they were keeping dark secrets from them.

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Episode 121

Stalkers

Tue, Feb 26, 2013 60 mins

Guests on an episode about stalkers include a model who was targeted over the Internet and a woman who had to change her name, address and Social Security number to avoid a predator. Also: a California attorney who helped change the state's stalker laws.

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Episode 122

Bridal Boot Camp Results

Wed, Feb 27, 2013 60 mins

Three brides-to-be are put through a six-week weight program.

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Episode 123

Mommy Confidential

Thu, Feb 28, 2013 60 mins

Women discuss the trials and tribulations of motherhood.

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Episode 124

Hormones

Fri, Mar 1, 2013 60 mins

Experts discuss hormones.

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Episode 125

Updates

Mon, Mar 4, 2013 60 mins

Ricki updates former stories, including the 9-year-old who was biologically born a boy but lives life as a girl, and a couple who had experienced marital problems following the death of their infant son.

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Episode 126

Let's Talk About Sex

Tue, Mar 5, 2013 60 mins

A show about sex includes a discussion among sex experts, and guests from the cable reality series "Polyamory" and "Swing."

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Episode 127

Extreme Beauty

Wed, Mar 6, 2013 60 mins

A look at cosmetic surgery and the lengths people go to in order to look and feel younger.

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Episode 128

Sexomnia and Other Sleeping Disorders

Thu, Mar 7, 2013 60 mins

A look at sleep disorders.

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Episode 129

People Making a Difference

Fri, Mar 8, 2013 60 mins

Profiling people who make a difference in their communities, including a woman who runs an organization trying to eliminate pediatric AIDS in Africa, and a former prison inmate who helps women ex-cons get back on their feet.

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Episode 130

Things I Did for Love

Mon, Mar 11, 2013 60 mins

A look at what people do for love, including donating a kidney, an elaborate marriage proposal, and a surprise wedding.

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Episode 131

Psychic Readings with Lisa Williams

Tue, Mar 12, 2013 60 mins

Psychics Lisa Williams and Jack Rourke are the guests.

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Episode 132

What You Should Know Before You Get Married

Wed, Mar 13, 2013 60 mins

Couples receive relationship advice from a psychologist and an attorney.

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Episode 133

It's All About the Hair

Thu, Mar 14, 2013 60 mins

Celebrity hairstylists are the guests.

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Episode 134

To Share or Not on Social Media

Fri, Mar 15, 2013 60 mins

A social-media expert discusses what should and should not be shared on the Internet.

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Episode 135

I'm a Pageant Princess

Mon, Mar 18, 2013 60 mins

Contestants in children's beauty pageants are the guests.

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Episode 136

Cheapest People in America

Tue, Mar 19, 2013 60 mins

Money therapists, a fashion expert and a cost-cutting maven offer advice to exceptionally frugal people.

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Episode 137

Women in Male Dominated Industries

Wed, Mar 20, 2013 60 mins

Poker player Liz Lieu, woman trucker Shannon "Sputter" Smith and professional angler Sierra Anderson discuss making a living in traditionally male-dominated businesses.

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Episode 138

How to Stop Stress From Killing You

Thu, Mar 21, 2013 60 mins

Professionals offer practical solutions to alleviate stress.

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Episode 139

The Epidemic of Childhood Obesity

Fri, Mar 22, 2013 60 mins

A look at the childhood-obesity problem in America.

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Episode 140

Ricki's Anti-Aging Pajama Party

Mon, Mar 25, 2013 60 mins

Ricki hosts a pajama party featuring stars of the 1990s, including Dave Coulier, Tia Mowry and Lisa Loeb.

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Episode 141

Never Say Never

Tue, Mar 26, 2013 60 mins

Guests include people who've overcome extreme obstacles on the way to success.

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Episode 142

Is Your Sex Drive Normal?

Wed, Mar 27, 2013 60 mins

Topic: Is Your Sex Drive Normal?

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Episode 143

I'm a Celeb, Single and I Need a Date

Thu, Mar 28, 2013 60 mins

Celebrities discuss why it's difficult for them to find a romantic partner.

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Episode 144

Making Babies, the Fertility Crisis

Fri, Mar 29, 2013 60 mins

A discussion of the extremes couples are willing to go to in order to conceive.

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Episode 145

Competitive Parents

Mon, Apr 1, 2013 60 mins

A look at hypercompetitive parents who push their children to extremes.

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Episode 146

Embarrassing Parents

Tue, Apr 2, 2013 60 mins

Guests include parents who have made a habit out of embarrassing their children.

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Episode 147

Ricki's Pajama Party

Wed, Apr 3, 2013 60 mins

Ricky hosts a pajama party.

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Episode 148

Controlling Grooms

Thu, Apr 4, 2013 60 mins

Guests include men who are taking total control of their weddings.

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Episode 149

Facing Your Fears

Fri, Apr 5, 2013 60 mins

Anxiety and phobias are discussed.

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Episode 150

The Perils of Identity Theft

Mon, Apr 8, 2013 60 mins

Victims of identity theft are the guests.

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Episode 151

Coming Out of the Darkness

Tue, Apr 9, 2013 60 mins

A discussion of suicide and suicide prevention.

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Episode 152

Stolen Childhoods

Wed, Apr 10, 2013 60 mins

Childhood sexual abuse is the topic.

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Episode 153

I Survived a Cult

Fri, Apr 12, 2013 60 mins

People who were once embedded in cults but were able to escape tell their stories.

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Episode 154

Prison Wives

Mon, Apr 15, 2013 60 mins

Women whose significant other is in jail are the guests.

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Episode 155

Alternative Medical Miracles

Tue, Apr 16, 2013 60 mins

Kevin Sorbo and other guests discuss their unconventional approaches to treating various ailments.

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Episode 156

The Green Show

Wed, Apr 17, 2013 60 mins

Ed Begley Jr. discusses the importance of living an eco-friendly lifestyle.

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Episode 157

Size Doesn't Matter

Thu, Apr 18, 2013 60 mins

A discussion of how body image affects the mind.

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Episode 158

The Killer Next Door

Fri, Apr 19, 2013 60 mins

People who have encountered sociopaths tell their stories.

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Episode 159

Let's Get Physical

Mon, Apr 22, 2013 60 mins

Trends in health and fitness are discussed, including soul cycling and infrared sweat beds.

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Episode 160

Divorce Party

Tue, Apr 23, 2013 60 mins

Women who are struggling to recover from broken relationships receive advice from experts.

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Episode 161

Psychic Twins

Wed, Apr 24, 2013 60 mins

Psychic twins Terry and Linda Jamison; medium Maureen Hancock; pet psychic Patrice Ryan.

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Episode 162

My Ex Put My Kid Up for Adoption

Thu, Apr 25, 2013 60 mins

The dark side of adoption is explored.

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Episode 163

College Dangers: A Real Education

Fri, Apr 26, 2013 60 mins

Potential dangers awaiting college students are discussed.

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Episode 164

He's a She, She's a He

Mon, Apr 29, 2013 60 mins

Transgender people discuss their lives.

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Episode 165

The Business of Being Born Pt. 2

Tue, Apr 30, 2013 60 mins

Cindy Crawford, Melissa Joan Hart, Kellie Martin and Amber Rose discuss their unique birthing experiences.

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Episode 166

My Life Changed in an Instant

Wed, May 1, 2013 60 mins

People whose lives changed in an instant discuss their experiences.

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Episode 167

The Breast Show Ever

Thu, May 2, 2013 60 mins

A candid conversation about breasts includes comments from Tamra Barney and Jackee.

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Episode 168

Psychics - James and Collette

Fri, May 3, 2013 60 mins

Medium James Van Praagh; intuitive counselor Colette Baron-Reid.

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Episode 169

Bad Boy Confidential

Mon, May 6, 2013 60 mins

Self-professed bad boys discuss their lives.

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Episode 170

Pregnant and Suddenly Single

Tue, May 7, 2013 60 mins

Mothers forced to raise a child alone discuss their lives.

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Episode 171

Psychics: James Van Praagh and Maureen Hancock

Wed, May 8, 2013 60 mins

Mediums James Van Praagh and Maureen Hancock.

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Episode 172

Co-Parenting Without a Relationship

Thu, May 9, 2013 60 mins

Parents who have children together but aren't romantically involved with each other discuss their lives.

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Episode 173

Freeloading Families

Fri, May 10, 2013 60 mins

Judge Lynn Toler confronts young adults who are freeloading on their families.

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Episode 174

The Baby Psychic: Derek Ogilvie

Mon, May 13, 2013 60 mins

Medium Derek Ogilvie, who communicates with babies. Also: pet psychic Patrice Ryan.

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Episode 175

Murder for Money

Tue, May 14, 2013 60 mins

Murders for profit are examined.

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Episode 176

Psychics: Maureen and Family

Wed, May 15, 2013 60 mins

Medium Maureen Hancock.

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Episode 177

Mo Money, Mo Problems

Thu, May 16, 2013 60 mins

Problems arising from being wealthy are discussed. Commenting: former NBA player Antoine Walker; European basketball player Alton Mason; and Tanya Young-Williams.

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Episode 178

World Record Holders

Fri, May 17, 2013 60 mins

World-record holders discuss their achievements.

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Episode 179

Extreme Mothers

Mon, May 20, 2013 60 mins

Abusive mothers are discussed.

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Episode 180

Psychics: Joan Marie and A.J.

Wed, May 22, 2013 60 mins

Intuition expert Joan Marie Whelan; psychic A.J. Barrera.

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Episode 181

Extreme Food Allergies

Thu, Jun 6, 2013 60 mins

Extreme food allergies are discussed.

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Episode 182

Unconventional Marriages

Fri, Jun 7, 2013 60 mins

Unconventional marriages are discussed. Also: "Divorce Court" judge and author Lynn Toler ("Making Marriage Work: New Rules for an Old Institution").

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Episode 183

Who Do You Think I Am?

Wed, Jun 19, 2013 60 mins

People who kept significant secrets from family and loved ones are featured. They discuss the consequences and rewards of finally telling the truth.

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