TLC's Hoarding: Buried Alive, explores a serious condition that affects an estimated 700,000 to 1.4 million Americans--a condition which left untreated can break up families and destroy lives. Each episode takes viewers into the world, and jam-packed homes, of two emotionally unstable extreme hoarders.
Hsi Ming and Miranda are both mothers and extreme hoarders. Miranda's obsession has left her twin toddlers with no room to play amongst the hoard. Hsi-Ming's daughter is concerned for the health and safety of her mother.