Discovery Fit & Health's "Untold Stories of the ER" Returns for Eighth Season - Sunday, October 6 at 9 PM (ET/PT)
This fall, the eighth season of Discovery Fit & Health signature series UNTOLD STORIES OF THE ER returns Sunday, October 6 at 9 PM (ET/PT).
UNTOLD STORIES OF THE ER goes behind the hospital curtain to feature the dramatic stories of real-life trips to the emergency room. Recounting the heart-racing cases that changed their lives, patients and doctors alike share the unusual, sometimes humorous, touching and emotionally explosive true tales about the clash of life and death in the Emergency Room. Doctors reveal the intense nature of medicine practiced under pressure, where every moment and decision can be a turning point. Interspersed with vivid reenactments shot in actual emergency rooms, trauma units, and intensive care wards, UNTOLD STORIES OF THE ER is a testament to medical heroes, providing a true-to-life depiction of the daily battle ER doctors take on in order to save lives.
ABOUT PREMIERE EPISODE: "Cows & Stilettos"
Series Premieres Saturday, October 6 at 9 PM (ET/PT)
Dr. Sudip Bose treats a patient covered in cow feces after the man crashed his convertible into a cow. Now, he's stinking up the whole hospital. On the same shift, a lap dancer with a stiletto heel stuck in her cheek flirts with Dr. Bose while he tries to remove it. Meanwhile, a patient's heart stops with no explanation, and Dr. David Meyers tries to revive her. He fails, and after 40 minutes, declares her dead. But is she actually? Then, it's a full moon, and Dr. Tyler Cymet is preparing for a long night ahead. His first patient is woman who causes great commotion with hysterical wailing and flailing. When asked why she's there, she says she's dying of a broken heart.