Do No Harm

Do No Harm

Do No Harm

CATEGORY: Society & Culture
All episodes are available for free, with ad-free episodes available for Wondery+ subscribers.Melissa Bright thinks she's living every parent's worst nightmare when her five-month-old baby tumbles from a lawn chair and hits his head on the driveway. But after she rushes him to the hospital, a new nightmare begins.The Brights are thrust into a medical and legal system so focused on protecting children from abuse, it has targeted innocent parents. With exclusive audio captured as the events unfolded, this harrowing six-episode series takes you inside the Brights' fight to hold their family together, against a system that can sometimes do more harm than good. Hosted by NBC News National Investigative Reporter Mike Hixenbaugh, Do No Harm is a co-production of NBC News and Wondery.
  1. November 10, 2020
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    Fractures | 1
    Melissa and Dillon Bright race to the emergency room after their baby is seriously injured. As doctors assess the injuries, the Brights pray their son will be OK. But then a different team of doctors enters Mas…
  2. November 10, 2020
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    Warning Signs | 2
    Melissa and Dillon believe if they just tell the truth, Child Protective Services will see they aren’t a danger to their children. But the state of Texas isn’t just going to take their word for it.  Not after t…
  3. November 17, 2020
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    Immediate Danger | 3
    The Brights figure CPS has moved on. Melissa and Dillon try to do the same. But when a CPS worker comes to their door, it's the beginning of the hardest night of their lives.Support us by supporting our sponsor…
  4. November 24, 2020
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    Standard Protocol | 4
    Across town, Lance and Sharde Butler have been fighting their own battle against CPS. After nearly a year, the system has almost broken them.  But soon the Bright’s case will intertwine with their own in ways t…
  5. December 01, 2020
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    The Fighter | 5
    A pair of brash Texas lawyers step in to help the Brights, but by then, damage has already been done. As they each head to court, the Brights and the Butlers fear the worst.Support us by supporting our sponsors…
  6. December 08, 2020
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    The Cost | 6
    As the Brights and Butlers confront CPS, their shared struggles raise difficult questions: Who’s really protecting children? And is this what it takes to keep them safe?Support us by supporting our sponsors!Sim…
  7. December 15, 2020
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    Reporting Do No Harm | 7
    Laura Beil, the host and reporter of Dr Death and Bad Batch, sits down with Mike Hixenbaugh to talk about the reporting of Do No Harm. We also have an update about the families at the center of this series.Supp…
  8. March 18, 2021
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    Introducing Do No Harm
    Do No Harm premieres on November 10th. Binge ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App. https://wondery.app.link/donoharmSee…
  9. March 29, 2021
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    Wondery Presents: Spy Affair
    A charismatic Russian woman arrives in the US on a mission to improve relations between the two countries, and she soon makes some powerful friends. But who is Maria Butina? And who is she working for? As Maria…
  10. April 13, 2021
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    Introducing: Killer Role
    An actress playing a killer in a horror film is so good, you’d almost think she’d done it in real life. Turns out she had… Dateline’s Keith Morrison takes you inside a story where fiction and reality collide. S…
  11. May 18, 2021
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    Wondery Presents: The Vaping Fix
    Two young Silicon Valley entrepreneurs set out to rid the world of smoking with an incredible new product. The device stands to disrupt the tobacco industry and make them rich, until it falls into the wrong han…
  12. June 30, 2021
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    Bonus: TODAY Show is now a podcast | 7
    As a bonus for Do No Harm listeners, we’re sharing the first episode of the brand new TODAY podcast! Join Savannah Guthrie & Hoda Kotb every morning for the latest news headlines, interviews with newsmakers…
  13. August 16, 2021
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    Wondery Presents - Dr. Death: Miracle Man
    Paolo is a smart and handsome surgeon, renowned for his ability to perform surgeries that transform his patients’ lives. When television producer Benita covers him for a story, he’ll transform her life too, but…
  14. August 30, 2021
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    Introducing: Southlake
    As a bonus for Do No Harm listeners, we’re sharing a special preview of “Southlake,” a new, six-part original podcast series from NBC News that takes listeners inside a Texas suburb’s war over race and educatio…
  15. October 11, 2021
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    Wondery Presents: Over My Dead Body - Fox Lake
    A small town cop is gunned down in a swamp in the summer of 2015. He quickly became a martyr in the national media, until a dogged investigator uncovered the officer's bizarre and dark past. When the truth come…
  16. December 06, 2021
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    Mike Hixenbaugh previews a new podcast
    In this special preview, Mike Hixenbaugh tells you why you can’t miss MSNBC’s newest podcast, “American Radical.” In this five-part original series, host Ayman Mohyeldin explores the story of Rosanne Boyland, a…

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