'General Hospital': 8 Best Moments of 2018 So Far (PHOTOS)

Shabnaj Chowdhury

Daytime dramas are known for going over the top, but ABC’s General Hospital is showing us that a little bit of restraint goes a long way.

Over the last several months, the soap has been more grounded, exploring stories about redemption, trauma, and abuse in emotionally truthful ways.  

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While it’s not entirely clear what prompted this shift, a change in the writer’s room may have something to do with it. After Jean Passanante retired last summer, Chris Van Etten was promoted to co-head writer, a credit he shares with Shelly Altman.

Click through the gallery above for some of the best GH moments of 2018 so far!

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