US Olympic champion Michael Johnson had to learn to walk again following a stroke.
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How radio around the world has helped communities and listeners in unexpected ways
Stories of unusual and sometimes wonderful family businesses across the globe
Diverse and astonishing journeys that people have taken to parenthood
How chance meetings have led to unlikely friendships and love stories around the world
Sharanjit Leyl and Rico Hizon tour Singapore through some extraordinary personal stories
Favourite stories from across the week, available to download
Extraordinary personal stories from South Africa’s biggest city
Journeys of recovery after the death of loved ones
Five people who overcame injury and illness to achieve sensory greatness
A selection of amazing first person stories
Some of the best of our stories
The winners and judges of this year's award
Global stories of friendship, love and passion
Victor Galusca found a cache of forgotten photographs shedding light on Soviet Moldova
Cirque du Soleil contortionist: I've achieved 'extreme flexibility'
Aleksei Goloborodko is a contortionist with the world famous Cirque du Soleil
Paul Rowley 'milks' snakes, extracting their venom for use in pioneering research.