Lee’s passing has a profound effect on Cathy and she decides on a special way to ring in the New Year. Meanwhile, continued financial woes lead Paul to try a different tack with the insurance company; and Adam and Dr. Todd make a surprising connection.
Rebecca has an unusual way of dealing with her miscarriage and the result leaves Cathy reconnecting with friends from the past. Elsewhere, Andrea and Myk’s relationship goes to a new level; Adam gets a surprise when he meets a girl he’s been chatting up on an online cancer group.
Lee takes Cathy to a Tibetan doctor to help lower her blood pressure for the clinical trial; a jealous Paul goes to a bar with Lee and Cathy; a grounded and bored Adam interferes with Andrea’s date with Myk.
Paul’s layoff has Cathy concerned about their financial situation and she considers pawning her jewelry, but a surprise encounter with Lee causes her to reconsider. Meanwhile, Adam lands in hot water after getting caught in a compromising position; and Sean field-tests his eco-friendly homemade sling in front of the moms at a neighborhood park.
Problems in the bedroom plague Cathy and Paul, but some insight from their new housemate, Andrea, goes a long way in getting things situated. Meanwhile, newly medicated Sean ruffles Rebecca’s feathers; and Adam isn’t getting what he wants from his relationship with Mia, so he hooks up with another girl.
Cathy tries dabbling in the supernatural after she’s unsuccessful at scoring a spot in a clinical trial for a new cancer treatment overseen by a renowned oncologist (Alan Alda). Meanwhile, Sean takes on a take-charge attitude around the house, and Adam uses his mother’s medical situation to his advantage at school.