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Losing Your Mom to Breast Cancer/Mental Illness with Entrepreneur & Actor Ben Whitehair

Dying of Laughter

Release Date: 09/20/2020

Breaking Down BRCA & Genetic Counseling with Erica L. Silver, MS, LCGC show art Breaking Down BRCA & Genetic Counseling with Erica L. Silver, MS, LCGC

Dying of Laughter

The BRCA mutation is becoming more increasingly discussed; today you will  learn more about BRCA, what it is, and if proceeding with genetic counseling is a fit for you. So thrilled to have Erica L. Silver MS, LCGC on today, who was the special guest speaker at my podcast launch party last year! Erica L. Silver, MS, LCGC is a licensed and certified genetic counselor specializing in cancer genetics and hereditary cancer syndromes. She received her Bachelor's degree from California State University, Northridge in Cellular and Molecular Biology. She then completed her Masters degree in...

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Losing Your Parents + Starting a Company with Founder of BTR Bar, Ashley Nickelsen show art Losing Your Parents + Starting a Company with Founder of BTR Bar, Ashley Nickelsen

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Today Ashley opens up about losing both of her parents to cancer. Her mom died of Leiomyosarcoma and her dad died of Appendiceal cancer both within the past 6 years when Ashley was in her late 20s. We also discuss her dog's cancer treatments & she shares what it has been like to start your own company during a pandemic.  Ashley Marie, a serial snacker since birth, is the Founder & Chief Snack Officer of B.T.R. Bar. Ashley started the company in honor of her parents, determined to pass on their legacy and inspire the world to be BOLD, TENACIOUS & RESILIENT. As their caretaker,...

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Losing Your Dad & Brother with Audrey Moore of Audrey Helps Actors show art Losing Your Dad & Brother with Audrey Moore of Audrey Helps Actors

Dying of Laughter

Audrey Moore is a working actress and 'actor advocate' living in Los Angeles. She is a proud SAG/AFTRA member whose credits include Netflix's Godless, Ryan Murphy's Feud, AMC's Better Call Saul, Castle Rock, Lucifer, NCIS and many more. Her mission is to provide relief through entertainment and understanding. For fun she likes to go to LACMA and sob over the tremendous work and inspiration of various creative artists throughout history. Today we discuss loss of her beloved father, Patrick to Lung Cancer and her beloved brother, Arlen to Alcoholism. @Audreyscoresmoore   Nominate a guest,...

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Costco & Clubhouse: Quick Recs You'll Love show art Costco & Clubhouse: Quick Recs You'll Love

Dying of Laughter

Okay, you're going to be obsessed! Three must-haves from Costco because #life and why you should get on Clubhouse.

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The Long Arc of Loss with NYT Best Selling Author Hope Edelman show art The Long Arc of Loss with NYT Best Selling Author Hope Edelman

Dying of Laughter

Hope Edelman has been in the bereavement field for 25+ years. She was 17 when she lost her mom to breast cancer & 40 when her father died, which inspired her to offer grief education and support. Hope’s first book, Motherless Daughters, was a #1 New York Times bestseller and appeared on multiple bestseller lists worldwide. Her most recent book, The AfterGrief, offers an innovative new language for discussing the long arc of loss. 

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DONE WITH ADULTING |Grief, Mourning & Confronting Loss with Chelsea London Lloyd show art DONE WITH ADULTING |Grief, Mourning & Confronting Loss with Chelsea London Lloyd

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Sharing my interview today on the DONE WITH ADULTING podcast! Are you ‘adulting’ nonstop and still feeling the need to keep up? Asia and Jareed, your resident millennials, will break down societal expectations of "Adulting" with topics from education, careers, and finances to friendships, marriage, social media pressures, and more! @donewithadultingpod

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Losing Your Parents with Comedian Samantha Hale show art Losing Your Parents with Comedian Samantha Hale

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"I hang out with comics and drag queens. My make up is on point, my jokes are funny, and I'm gonna die alone." Born and raised in LA, Sam Hale is following in the comedic footsteps of Her grandfather, Alan Hale Jr., The Skipper on Gilligan’s Island. She hosts + produces “Ruthless People,” in West Hollywood, was recently featured on “Laughs” on FOX, and has performed in festivals such as The World Series of Comedy Las Vegas, She Devil NY, MidWest Fest, and Laughing Skull Atlanta. @thesamanthahale

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Losing Your Dad to Cancer with Actress Brie Eley show art Losing Your Dad to Cancer with Actress Brie Eley

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BRIE ELEY is an actress/creator. She trained at Marymount Manhattan College and BADA at Oxford University. She apprenticed at Actors Theatre of Louisville before performing regionally at the Kennedy Center. TV Credits include: 2 Broke Girls, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Criminal Minds, and the Peacock reboot of Saved By the Bell. She is the founder of Here and Ready, a community for Black actresses that offers free seminars and lateral mentorship. Today we discuss the loss of Brie's father to cancer. @brieeley

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3 Treats You'll Love in 2021 show art 3 Treats You'll Love in 2021

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What is the opposite of New Year's health goals? I'm not sure, but possibly recommending 3 of my favorite treats instead! Because healthier dessert = worth your while! Followed by some of my thoughts going into the new year. We're doing great!

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The Best of Dying of Laughter 2020: Ben Whitehair, Emily Cook & Brooke Burgstahler show art The Best of Dying of Laughter 2020: Ben Whitehair, Emily Cook & Brooke Burgstahler

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Ending this year with a curated episode, consisting of some of the most downloaded episodes of this year. Thank you for being here!

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Homeschooled Colorado cowboy turned actor & entrepreneur, Ben Whitehair plays FBI Agent Banks opposite Matthew McConaughey in the film GOLD. He stars in the film AMELIA 2.0, and select television appearances include THE NIGHT SHIFT, BETTER CALL SAUL, GRIMM & MANHATTAN.

Ben is a champion for social change through art and business, is the CIO of TSMA Consulting, and co-founder of Working.Actor. He serves on the National Board of SAG-AFTRA. @benwhitehair @working.actor

 

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