National Geographic, Astro Ch 553/HD Ch 573, 10pm
A unique hospital ship offering life-saving surgery sets sail for the poorest of the poor in Africa. They have one year to do the impossible – provide the care these people urgently need. On board are volunteer doctors and nurses who are headed for the biggest medical and ethical challenges of their lives, as they encounter illnesses they have never seen outside textbooks. A dramatic journey is underway as they deal with life and death, and balance the fates of patients in their hands.