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Series 1

Babies: Special Delivery

  • First Breath

    Bouncing babies are welcomed into the world in this heart-melting, yet dramatic series following mums-to-be. One little nipper kicks off with a club foot.

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  • Second by Second

    It's heart-stopping stuff as we follow the progress of real-life pregnancies right up to the moment of birth. Paul and Elizabeth have high hopes for their son.

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  • Caring Hands

    More freshly blooming mums-to-be and their excited partners give us a look in at the tough realities of pregnancy and childbirth. We follow five bouncing babies.

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  • Safe and Sound

    More little bundles of joy - and mums-to-be screaming in pain - as we catch up with six extra special deliveries in this enthralling documentary series.

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  • Against All Odds

    It's high-pressure stuff for staff and expectant parents in Denver. One little lad makes a dramatic entrance into the world as his mum is flown in by helicopter.

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  • Minute by Minute

    Engaging fly-on-the-wall series highlighting the joys and stresses of pregnancy for expectant parents. In a heart-breaking episode, tragedy strikes one couple.

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  • 9-11/6-11

    Gripping documentary series exploring the highs and lows of real-life pregnancies. This edition visits one of the hospitals which took in casualties from 9/11.

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Series 2

Babies: Special Delivery

  • Critical Decisions

    There's more breathless excitement for the mums-to-be and cool collectedness for the midwives. One mum learns her unborn twins are in trouble.

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  • Fragile Lives

    Join us as we breathlessly follow the progress of real-life pregnancies, including dramatic cases of premature babies, low birth weights and serious birth defects.

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  • Countdown

    Follow these brave expectant parents as doctors and midwives help them through their complicated pregnancies. Six high-risk cases are followed this time.

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  • To The Limit

    More heart-in-the-mouth moments as we follow high-risk births - and some mums screaming at loud volume, of course. Diabetic mums are the focus this time.

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  • New Beginnings

    Tissues at the ready as more brave mums push out new life in the series following complex births. One lady has a heart condition which requires close monitoring.

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  • Around the Clock

    More bawling bairns are welcomed to the world in this gripping documentary series. A woman who received fertility treatment is expecting triplets.

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  • Maximum Effort

    More mini medical marvels emerge into the world as we catch up with the sometimes difficult and high-risk pregnancies of these brave women.

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  • Urgent Care

    More extra-special baby-shaped parcels are delivered by brave mums, including a woman with hepatitis C who goes into labour early, and one with pre-eclampsia.

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  • Turning Point

    The miracle of life in its most dramatic form! Mums-to-be brave high-risk pregnancies and complicated births. Epileptic mum Debra has a premature baby.

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  • Borderline

    More high-octane, pethidine-fuelled drama from the delivery room. One new mum has a run-in with docs on how best to treat her newborn.

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  • Life's Challenges

    Follow more childbirth challenges for the anxious parents-to-be and the midwives and doctors who come to the rescue.

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Series 3

Babies: Special Delivery

  • Full of Surprises

    Follow more childbirth challenges for the anxious parents-to-be and the midwives and doctors. One mum's gestational diabetes complicates her delivery.

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  • One of a Kind

    More medical highs and lows with the midwives and expectant parents. Staff try to untangle some twins when their umbilical cord puts their young lives at risk.

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  • Little Miracles

    More heart-stopping moments as the midwives and doctors save the tiny lives of high-risk tots and their mums. This time, they see a case of pre-eclampsia.

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  • Any Day Now

    There's real-life drama in spades on the maternity ward specialising in complex births. It's a nail-biting wait for one mum as her baby is tested for Down syndrome.

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  • Fighting For Life

    Babies abound in this emotional fly-on-the-wall series looking at high-risk pregnancies. Three tricksy triplets can't wait to enter the world.

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  • Unexpected Joy

    Parents-to-be have a nerve-wracking wait for their little ones to arrive. We join one poor woman two hours into her induction, and another delivering at 37 weeks.

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Series 4

Babies: Special Delivery

  • Clinging to Life

    Heart-warming and heart-in-the mouth, we follow the trials of childbirth. One mum-to-be is ordered to take bed rest, and another goes into labour early.

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  • Defining Moments

    Another look at the courageous staff and parents in this series following high-risk pregnancies. Can one poor woman take the heat of a fever during labour?

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  • Signs of Life

    Parents-to-be risk it all for their new arrivals in this gripping fly-on-the-wall series. One terrified mum tries to get a handle on her fear of giving birth.

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  • Tense Encounters

    Engaging series examining the experiences of mums-to-be on the ward. In a high-octane episode, staff see a woman with kidney stones and one with liver problems.

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  • Miracles in the Making

    More tiny bundles of joy arrive in the emotional documentary series. A premature baby needs some help to breathe and staff see a child with spina bifida.

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  • Challenges from the Start

    There's more adrenaline-fuelled drama - or is that just the gas and air? - on the maternity ward. Docs must monitor the labour of one diabetic mum.

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  • Sweet Dreams

    More mums and dads await the births of their little ones with bated breath. Six mums are undergoing difficult and complicated pregnancies.

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  • In Crisis Mode

    It's heroic stuff from the medical staff in the series looking at high-risk pregnancies. A woman develops pre-eclampsia and another has trouble with her twins.

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  • In the Eye of the Storm

    More brave parents-to-be arrive on the ward dealing with high-risk pregnancies. Twins sharing an amniotic sac will have a rocky ride into the world.

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  • Point of No Return

    Enthralling series looking at the miracle of life. Staff can't make any rash decisions as one expectant mum's skin complaint could have serious effects.

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  • Perilous Conditions

    Real-life drama as mums-to-be grin and bear the pain of childbirth. One woman undergoes an emergency C-section and diabetes complicates another delivery.

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  • Essence of Life

    Enthralling medical documentary series. In an amazing case, a woman is carrying a baby despite having only half a uterus. One poor baby is in foetal distress.

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Series 5

Babies: Special Delivery

  • Babies: Special Delivery

    Bouncing babies are welcomed into the world in this dramatic series following mums-to-be. A surrogate is expecting twins, while another young mother has sickle cell disease.

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  • Babies: Special Delivery

    Heart-melting series following anxious parents awaiting their new arrivals. A mum abandons her plans for a natural birth, while an overweight mother is diagnosed with diabetes.

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  • Babies: Special Delivery

    Get the tissues ready as brave mums endure gruelling births. Five women face difficult deliveries in Ohio, including a mum-to-be who is in premature labour after only 27 weeks.

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  • Babies: Special Delivery

    Moving miracles on the maternity ward. Mums with problematic health issues of their own - including hypertension, a liver condition and diabetes - prepare for tricky labours.

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    Emotional fly-on-the-wall series capturing the joys and stresses of birth. In Dallas, a young mum's water breaks at just 27 weeks. A tiny baby has a hole in its abdominal wall.

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  • Babies: Special Delivery

    Over 2,000 brave little soldiers are born to military mums at Madigan Army Medical Center each year. We follow a few complex cases, including a baby with a growth condition.

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  • Babies: Special Delivery

    Multiple miracles at Presbyterian/St Luke's Hospital in Denver, where worried mums carrying twins and triplets face laborious labours. Plus, two complex cases of pre-eclampsia.

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    Parents-to-be face an anxious wait for their little ones to arrive in this moving series. This time, a baby has stopped growing in the womb and a diabetic mum goes into labour.

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  • Babies: Special Delivery

    Get the hankies ready as we take a special look back at five of the most extraordinarily risky deliveries featured on the reality show and catch up with those little miracles.

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  • Babies: Special Delivery

    Beautiful babies born against the odds. Amidst the destruction and devastation of Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita, there are heart-warming tales of mums giving birth.

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