Category: W4 Activity

I Have Social Anxiety

I watched the episode “True Life: I Have Social Anxiety.” This episode chronicles the experiences that two people, Nonie and Scott, have with the condition of social anxiety. Nonie’s experience is more of a chaos narrative, as she experiences crippling…

“I have tourette syndrome”

The episode of True Life I chose to analyze was True Life- “I have an embarrassing medical condition,” which documented the life an 18 year old girl, Alyssa, who was living with tourette syndrome. Alyssa has what are referred to…

True Life: I Have Narcolepsy

This episode of the true life follows the lives of two young women (Julie and Katie) who but suffer from different forms of narcolepsy, the first to be introduced Julie suffers from Narcolepsy  and cataleptic (a condition with which the sufferer…

“I Have Social Anxiety”

The episode of True Life that I chose to watch is titled, “I Have Social Anxiety.” The episode follows two individuals who suffer from social anxiety, an illness that leads one to feel fear during social interactions and can result…

I Have Social Anxiety

This episode of True Life is about two young adults who suffer from social anxiety. Noni is 21 years old, and she almost never leaves her house. She is terrified to even make eye contact with anyone other than her…

My Boyfriend Is Fed Up With My Weight

To start, the reason I chose this particular episode is because obesity is accepted as a medical condition. Now whether the obesity is a symptom of an underlying disease or if it is the beginning of other diseases, it matters…

The Benjamins

The Benjamins is a True Life episode of two adult males brothers. One brother has Autism, and one brother has Asperger syndrome. Both of these medical conditions I would view as a Chaos narrative. My reasoning behind classifying Autism and…

“I have social anxiety”

15 million Americans suffer with social anxiety. This episode of True Life discusses the lives of two people with social anxiety: Nonie and Scott. Nonie is deathly afraid of even going into public. She dreads talking to people, she can’t…