10 feel-good stories you can't miss
updated 12:40 PM EDT, Fri July 26, 2013
Tim Harris, who has Down syndrome, always dreamed of owning his own business. His restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and hugs. Read more.
40,000 hugs served here
MLB pitcher never quits
CrossFit trainer has cerebral palsy
8-year-old's book on hearing loss
Why man pushed wheelchair 3,000 miles
From 58 pounds to thriving
Parkinson's didn't stop spacewalk
Country star living with MS
50 marathons in 50 states
Finding life's calling after injury
Editor's note: In the Human Factor, we profile survivors who have overcome the odds. Confronting a life obstacle -- injury, illness or other hardship -- they tapped their inner strength and found resilience they didn't know they possessed. Check out more on our Human Factor page.