The lives of three families are turned upside down; a couple's dream home is a living nightmare; an insidious creature takes a man's spleen.
Horrific tales from three families below the Mason/Dixon line; baby faces near death from common household item; man discovers worms crawling throughout his lungs; female boxer fights for her life.
Three infections terrorize their victims; 2-year-old girl screams in pain and is near death; neuro-psychiatrist experiences multi-organ failure; woman's life hangs by a thread.
Infection is eating away a college student's eyeball; mysterious infection paralyzes a 6-month-old boy in just 24 hours; mother recovering from giving birth gets a nasty surprise.
Doctors must cut out half of Christmas baby, Lillian's, brain which is is malformed and causing seizures; PR executive Jenny endures risky surgery on the eve of Hanukkah; school teacher Dawn must have brain surgery on Christmas... while she's awake.
A cut on his knee causes a teenage boy to become feverish and fatigued; Dee and Tom experience nasty rashes, difficulty breathing and memory loss after they move into their new home in N.M.; in Hawaii, something is destroying Jade's retinas.