Now or NeverAuthor: CBC Radio
14 Nov 2018

Now or Never

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Hosts Ify Chiwetelu and Trevor Dineen leap into the action with Canadians who are making things happen. Sometimes things go right. Sometimes they go off the rails. Either way, Now or Never nudges you to make a change, big or small.

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    Searching for a good night's sleep

    Almost 50 per cent of Canadians say they have trouble falling asleep and staying asleep, and nearly a third of us just aren't getting enough each night. When you don't sleep, it affects more than just the people who have to deal with you the next day: it can affect your health, your state of mind, and your ability to do your job. So on this Now or Never, snuggle up beside people who are trying their best to get some much-needed shut-eye. A residential school survivor, awoken by nightmares of her past, finds warm comfort in her cats. How a former addict, 60 days sober from meth, is finally getting a safe night's sleep. Plus, tired university students share their sneaky "sleep hacks" and a young couple deals with a case of pregnancy-induced snoring.

  • Posted on 10 Nov 2018

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    Surviving the Top 5 most stressful life events

    Death of a loved one. Divorce. Moving. Illness. Job Loss. Studies show these are the five most stressful life events you can go through. Today on Now or Never, meet people facing these challenging life moments head on - and finding surprising ways to navigate through them.

  • Posted on 03 Nov 2018

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    Back in the saddle

    If you've been needing extra motivation to get back into the swing of things after a period of time away - or a major life change - your friends at Now or Never are telling you that today is that day. Today's episode is all about getting back on the saddle. And it comes from a very personal place for co-host Trevor Dineen,who is nervous about coming back to work after a four-month absence. He shares some surprising advice he got from Now or Never listeners on easing his transition back to work. Plus, a couch potato gets help going back to the gym - with a little encouragement from Olympic rower Jeremiah Brown. And we ride shot-gun with a recent divorcee as she gets behind the wheel for the first time in 20 years.

  • Posted on 27 Oct 2018

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    Let's talk about organ donation

    90% of Canadians say they support organ donation, yet only 20% of us have made plans to register. So every year, thousands of Canadians are forced to live in limbo as they wait for a life-saving organ transplant. Today on Now or Never, we take you into the lives of people directly impacted by the fact Canada has one of the lowest organ donation rates in the world.

  • Posted on 19 Oct 2018

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    Small towns, big Now or Never moments

    Across Canada, there are millions of people living in small communities. They know that with small town life even the tiniest changes can have huge repercussions. From tight-knit farming families, to racial tensions and LGBT experiences - on this Now or Never we're hitting the road and visiting small town people at meaningful moments. A care home in a tiny Saskatchewan hamlet fights to survive. A B.C. farm family grapples with the future after losing a loving son and dedicated farmer. A Syrian refugee makes a name for himself by bringing his barbering skills to Corner Brook, Newfoundland. And more big stories from small towns coast to coast!

  • Posted on 13 Oct 2018

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