Nguyen-ers Have Feelz Too
By Christy Nguyen
Christy, an 18-year-old Vietnamese American, has been interrogated about her childhood all her life. She grew up as a Catholic, an ill child, and was raised by her grandparents. Although her upbringing was different and her daily schedule consisted of weekly doctor visits and medications, she still considers herself a normal teenage girl. On this podcast, Christy shares her story about being different and elaborates on topics such as anxiety, self-confidence, mental and physical health, and much more with the help of guests!
Hyperhidrosis: The Silent Handicap (Ft. Diana Chou, PA-C)
Happy New Year everyone!! I literally can NOT believe it’s already 2022. Wow, time flies by fast! Today’s long-awaited episode is about hyperhidrosis, a condition that has affected me since I was a little girl. I am so glad to be able to share my story with you guys with the help of our special guest, Mrs. Diana Chou! Also, stay tuned for more banger content coming to you this year! - Keep in touch with Christy and Nguyen-ers Have Feelz Too! + Instagram: @nguyenershavefeelztoo
January 03, 2022
how to make the most out of your summer :)
After 4-5 times of re-editing this podcast episode, it is FINALLY uploaded and available to be streamed on all participating platforms! If there are any mistakes in the podcast, please don't pay too much attention to them. The podcast editing process can be very difficult and tedious at times. Oh and hi! Long time no hear (LITERALLY lol)! I'm so glad to be back and I'm really excited to share all the content of this episode with you guys. I hereby present to you... "how to make the most out of your summer" by your's truly
July 17, 2021
New Year's Resolutions, Upcoming Inauguration of Joe Biden, Career Aspirations, and Much More! (Ft. Kelly & Evans)
Happy New Year from Christy to you and your family! On today's episode, Christy and her two online friends (Kelly and Evans) sit down and talk about various topics such as our New Year's resolutions, career aspirations, the upcoming inauguration for Joe Biden, and so much more! This episode was so fun to film because we were able to express our own thoughts and opinions about certain topics. One of the controversial topics mentioned was about receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. It is nice to have the opportunity to come together with fellow teens and talk about these subject matters. Remember to also check out Kelly and Evan's podcast's Instagram @authenticallyrare! We really hope you guys enjoy this collaboration because we definitely did! - Keep in touch with Christy and Nguyen-ers Have Feelz Too! + Instagram: @nguyenershavefeelztoo
January 19, 2021
Health Tips for Busy Students, Self-Care, and Body Positivity (Ft. Abbie Stasior)
On this episode, Christy interviews Ms. Abbie Stasior, a health and life coach. She is currently getting her Master's degree in Nutrition and Exercise Physiology at Columbia University’s Teacher's College., which will help her health and life coaching company "Be About Being Better." In the episode, Ms. Stasior talks about the importance of prioritizing health (mental and physical), self-care, and how we can maintain a healthy lifestyle despite our busy schedule.
December 16, 2020
Young Voices of America with Ashleigh Ewald
On today’s episode, Christy and Ashleigh Ewald elaborate about topics such as being a young leader, prioritizing mental health and removing the stigma around that issue, the importance of following CDC guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic, and how we can all contribute to a better world if we worked together. (You)th are changing the world!
November 25, 2020
Joe Biden will be the 46th President of the U.S!
The 2020 Presidential Election is FINALLY OVER after being extended for four days. Those four days consisted of anxiousness and genuine fear. However, it has came to an end on November 7, 2020. That day will be written down in the history books! In this episode, Christy talks about how relieved and happy she is about the outcome of this election. She also talks about how Joe Biden's long and painful journey to being President-elect can be an inspiration to all of us.
November 09, 2020
My 16th Birthday: Reflecting on the Past Year
According to Google, the 16th birthday is a celebration of womanhood and marks the end of a girl's childhood. At this age, many girls are beginning to obtain their driver's license and get jobs. This special day truly marks the start of a new chapter in their life. Today, Christy turned 16! Join her in this episode as she reflects on her transition from being a 15-year-old to being a 16-year-old.
October 14, 2020
The Journey of an Upcoming Music Artist: Struggles with Gaining Fame and Being Undiscovered
Join Christy as she talks with Enrique (aka Slumpypesos) about his journey to "making it" as an upcoming music artist here in South Atlanta. He shares his struggle of getting his music out there and using his haters as motivators. Follow him on Instagram at @prinxe.pesos
October 09, 2020
Perseverance, Trials, and Tribulations : The Journey to DMD / Ft. Octavia Miller (DS2)
Ms. Octavia Miller is a second-year dental student at the ECU School of Dental Medicine. In this episode, she shares her story about how a magazine and modeling career saved her future and all the trials and tribulations she faced leading up to her admission into dental school. She can be reached through YouTube, Instagram, and Facebook @becomingdr_ She is someone that I look up to and I am so honored to have her as the first guest on my podcast!
September 18, 2020
August/September indicates back to school season. Whether you’re physically going back to school or doing online school this year, I’m sure that you all can admit that you’ve overworked yourselves to the point where you’ve felt like your brain is fried. You feel overwhelmed, emotionally drained, and unmotivated. Christy has been there too. In this episode, she talks about her personal experiences with burnout and the effect it has had on her health. She offers her personal advice on how to deal with burnout and hopes that it could help someone out there as well.
August 31, 2020
Test Result Anxiety
As many of you may know, College Board recently released AP scores! In this episode, Christy talks about experiencing severe anxiety during the process of waiting for her ap exam score. She also touches on the topic of prioritizing things that are salient to you and dealing with important people walking out of your life.
July 19, 2020
Emotions: “It’s okay to feel the feels”
Emotions play an important role in how we think and behave on a daily basis. They guide our lives in millions of ways and they can offer us clues into who we are. We all have different ways of coping with a situation... and Christy is here to tell you that you should embrace those ways. Since our lives are so centered around social media nowadays, it is very easy for us to get caught up in the crowd. Join Christy as she discusses her input about how social media views our emotions and how we should deal with it.
June 20, 2020
Social Media's Impact on Self-Confidence and Self-Esteem. "We are more than a label!"
In the society we live in today, we have gotten so attached to using our cellphones. Technology has allowed us to easily communicate with one another with a simple phone call or text. With all the electronic devices that we have today, we have been able to explore the world of social media. Social media are different platforms where we can quickly and efficiently share content with one another. There are both advantages and disadvantages when it comes to the use of social media. In this episode, I elaborate about how the use of social media impacts our self-confidence and self-esteem. This is a topic that I know we all struggle with and I just wanted to come on here and share my input on it!
June 07, 2020
Young Love: Dealing with a Breakup During Quarantine
Breakups and broken hearts are a normal part of teenage relationships. But imagine going through that during quarantine?! I know, it’s sucks! You’re not able to go hang out with your friends and just vent to them about everything that’s been going on. It’s definitely hard but you’re not alone. Christy sits down and talks about some of the realizations she has made after her difficult breakup and some tips that have helped her during this time.
June 01, 2020