Call the Midwife

Set in the 1950s, this BBC period drama (which airs on PBS stateside) follows nurse midwives working on the East End of London.

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Call the Midwife recap: Holiday Special

Before there can be tidings of comfort and joy this Christmas, the nurses must tend to Poplar's ever-present heartache

Call the Midwife recap: Episode 8

The fourth season comes to a close as Trixie spearheads change in both her personal life and in traditional childbirth practices.

Call the Midwife recap: Episode 7

When a fire breaks out at the maternity home, Sister Evangelina makes a grave error that will forever change the lives of two new sets of parents.

'Call the Midwife' recap: Episode 6

"Spinster" nurse Phyllis Crane reveals her dark past as she tries to help a pregnant diabetic teen and the juvenile delinquent who loves her.

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'Call the Midwife' recap: Episode 5

A baby's delayed bone-disease diagnosis causes his parents to be suspected of abuse—but their Christian Scientist beliefs pose an even bigger ethical question.

'Call the Midwife' recap: Episode 4

Women's empowerment is alive and well in 1960 Poplar, but for some, it comes at a painful expense.