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All over the world there is one thing that we all share as a common bond, an inherent love and appreciation for our children. Narrated by Jamie Lee Curtis, One Born Every Minute is a television show dedicated to celebrating the miracle of life and the process of childbirth. The reality television show takes place at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio in the Maternity ward.

Jamie Lee Curtis does an excellent job of narrating every detail related to childbirth as well as the numerous emotions and unexpected occurrences that can happen during the delivery of a beautiful baby. From the unplanned c-section to the unknown gender of the expected child, One Born Every Minute depicts the deep range of emotions from the fear, the stress, the excitement and the ultimate climax of undying love when the baby is presented to new and experienced parents alike.

Intensely rewarding, One Born Every Minute features dedicated doctors, nurses and assistants who take great pride in what they do and are a family oriented unit themselves. Whether a mother in labor is besieged by uncontrollable emotions or a nervous father is riddled with fear, the staff goes out of their way to provide comfort and support to everyone involved in the delivery process.

Filled with heartwarming moments, this television series vividly captures the experience of childbirth from the moment labor begins to the moment a child is placed in their parent's arms for the first time. The beauty of life is the theme within One Born Every Minute which renowned actress, author and mother Jamie Lee Curtis excels in relaying the experiences of parents during the difficult but rewarding process of childbirth.

Whether a couple planning to become pregnant, a couple expecting their first child, experienced parents anticipating another child or individual's interested in childbirth, this television show vibrantly portrays the miracle of birth and life itself. One Born Every Minute is not only unique but also watching it proves to be an experience of a lifetime.

One Born Every Minute is a Documentary & Biography series that is currently running and has 3 seasons (35 episodes). The series first aired on February 1, 2011. It has moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.0.

One Born Every Minute is available for streaming on the Lifetime website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch One Born Every Minute on demand at Pluto TV Amazon Prime, Amazon, Vudu, Hoopla, iTunes, Pluto TV online.

Tuesdays at 10 pm et/pt on Lifetime
3 Seasons, 35 Episodes
February 1, 2011
Documentary & Biography
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One Born Every Minute Full Episode Guide

  • Myleene Klass opens a new birthing pool and causes a stir on the maternity ward. Meanwhile, life in the hospital goes on and new life begins as three very different couples come in.

  • Billie, who's 17, has pre-eclampsia, one of the most serious conditions that can develop during pregnancy. Carolyn and John's baby has a cleft lip. They're anxious to discover how serious it is.

  • Mel, who's 20, and James, who's 21, want to prove they can be good parents even though they both had a difficult start in life. Mel grew up in the care system and James has been to prison three times.

  • Olga doesn't want her husband anywhere near her during labour, while Vicki keeps her man close at hand.

  • Sarah's baby is lying sideways, and then Sarah beings to haemorrhage. Natalie's mum is determined to overcome her own heart-breaking childbirth experiences so that she can be by Natalie's bedside.

  • This episode features unexpected twins, and one of the midwives arrives for her own labour. Both mums want to do it naturally, but Mother Nature can influence even the best-laid birth plans.

  • Every pregnancy and birth is unpredictable and in this episode there's a serious emergency on the maternity ward when a baby's shoulders become wedged after the head has been delivered.

  • After endless rounds of IVF, wheelchair user Tricia is looking forward to her first baby; while Halinka, who has a condition called spontaneous fast labour, is expecting her fifth child.

  • This episode meets mums who break the rules, defy convention and arrive at motherhood in individual ways, including an Indian couple who dated in secret and a bisexual mum-to-be.

  • Soldier Shaun has to return to the army in 48 hours to start a six-month tour of duty in Afghanistan. His daughter is due any day now; will she arrive in time for him to be there for the birth?

  • This episode features extraordinary images of premature babies being delivered by caesarean. And when a mum who's expecting triplets is rushed to theatre there's no time to wait for the dad to arrive.

  • This episode is all about family, from a couple expecting their fifth baby to an expectant mum who recently lost her father, and a man who was adopted watching his first son being born.

  • Two mums want natural births, but will one petite young mum be able to push out a big baby and will an overweight mum suffer from the risks associated with weight during pregnancy?

  • An Amber Alert is declared at the Princess Anne Maternity Hospital. They are inundated with mothers in labour and are running out of beds. Three women with complications add to the drama.

  • The hospital staff gets caught in a family feud.

  • A petrified teenager turns to her boyfriend for guidance as she faces the delivery of her second baby.

  • A teen mom's baby is rushed to intensive care moments after delivery; a couple try to go the natural route for the delivery of their second child; a stay-at-home dad gets a lesson in Japanese tradition from his mother-in-law.

  • Two childhood sweethearts with a painful past anticipate parenthood; a first-time mom who did her homework on childbirth gets a rude awakening; a woman who had an easy first delivery isn't so blessed the second time around.

  • Two grandmas fight to stake their claim on their new grandson. Meanwhile, one dad is ecstatic to meet his new playmate.