Three mothers, each with a child to love; each on the brink of losing them. A young Peace Corps volunteer gets the assignment of her dreams in a remote village in West Africa But, her dreams become a nightmare when a deadly organism strikes her.
It's a new year and another season of Trust Me, I'm a Doctor, ready to help you shake off the festive excesses. In this special new year program, Saleyha Ahsan oversees a world-first experiment to see how we can burn more fat - without doing any more exercise.
Michael Mosley gives a cheat's guide to a better body, with results that astonish the scientists. Chris van Tulleken puts protein shakes to the test, and surgeon Gabriel Weston meets a woman who has sight restored for the first time in 16 years, thanks to a bionic eye.
From foods eaten to products used at home, misinformation and bad news about cancer are rampant. Using compelling stories from researchers, doctors, patients and survivors, countdown to debunk the biggest misconceptions while learning some hopeful truths.