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Discovery Health is Expecting! Season Two of DELIVER ME is Due on Tuesday, November 11 at 10 PM ET/PT

Tuesday, October 14, 2008 General News J E 4
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SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct. 13 Discovery Health is going backinto the delivery room with the anticipated second season of the hitdocu-series, DELIVER ME. The breakout series follows the careers and personallives of Drs. Yvonne Bohn, Allison Hill and Alane Park -- best friends whobecame partners in a demanding Los Angeles OB/GYN practice specializing inhigh-risk pregnancies. Premiering Tuesday, November 11 at 10 PM (ET/PT,)season 2 of DELIVER ME offers a riveting look into the tragedies and triumphsthat these women experience in the delivery room-and in their personal lives.

DELIVER ME demonstrates the doctors' incredible connections with theirpatients, to whom they can intimately relate. From high-risk pregnancies, toadjusting to unexpected complications, to struggles with infertility; Drs.Park, Hill and Bohn have been there personally and professionally. DELIVER MEshows the doctors' human sides, detailing the triumphs and struggles in theirpersonal lives-and how they lean on each other outside of the delivery room.The series provides a glimpse into their home lives and their roles asparents. As working moms, the doctors try to be real-world superwomen butsometimes feel the strain of seeking balance in their busy lives. Viewers willsee the doctors bring their families together outside of work to socialize andsupport each other while trying to squeeze their busy home lives into theirincredibly ambitious schedules.

In 10 hour-long episodes, DELIVER ME showcases more of the intenseemotion, drama and excitement that Drs. Park, Hill and Bohn face daily,touching on some of the most relevant health issues confronting pregnant womentoday. In their demanding medical practice, which specializes in high-riskpregnancies, there's no such thing as a routine day. The premiere episodealone introduces viewers to three challenging patients: first-time mother Noi,who finds her plans for a natural birth derailed by an ailment that won't goaway until she delivers; 24-year-old Megan, who must abandon her energeticlifestyle to make sure the twin girls she's carrying get the nourishment theyneed to grow; and Stephanie, who finds her fourth pregnancy imperiled by hersevere diabetes.

Season two of DELIVER ME captures the joy and sorrow the doctorsexperience as they find themselves sharing some of the best-and worst-momentsin their patients' lives.

DELIVER ME is produced for Discovery Health by Banyan Productions, inassociation with Eric Schiff Productions. Eric Schiff is executive producer.For Discovery Health, Alon Orstein is executive producer.

Discovery Health Media includes the Discovery Health and FitTV televisionnetworks and online assets including http://www.discoveryhealth.com, as wellas its Continuing Medical Education (CME) business and Discovery's firststand-alone VOD service, Discovery Health On-Call. Discovery Health Media ispart of Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISAD, DISBD, DISCK), the world'snumber one nonfiction media company reaching more than 1.5 billion cumulativesubscribers in over 170 countries. Discovery empowers people to explore theirworld and satisfy their curiosity through 100-plus worldwide networks, led byDiscovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Science Channel, Planet Green,Investigation Discovery and HD Theater, as well as leading consumer andeducational products and services, and a diversified portfolio of digitalmedia services including HowStuffWorks.com. For more information, pleasevisit http://www.discoverycommunications.com.

SOURCE Discovery Health
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