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Multiple Births

14 Notable Multiple Births (For A Total Of 69 Babies)

Triplets, quadruplets, quintuplets, and more may seem almost commonplace now compared to years past, at least to those of us who just read about them. But they are anything but commonplace to parents who find themselves suddenly leading a large fa...

Multiple Births: Symptoms, Difficulties & Types - Video & Lesson Transcript | Study.Com

Did you know that about one in every 30 babies born in the United States is a twin? Now, while these numbers may make it seem like the chances of having twins is pretty good, the average woman actually only has about a 3% chance of having twins. H...

Twins, Triplets, Multiple Births: Medlineplus

If you are pregnant with more than one baby, you are far from alone. Multiple births are up in the United States. More women are having babies after age 30 and more are taking fertility drugs. Both boost the chance of carrying more than one baby. ...

List Of Multiple Births - Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia

This is a list of multiple births, consisting of notable higher order (4+) multiple births and pregnancies. Twins and triplets are sufficiently common to have their own separate articles. With the use of reproductive technology such as fertility d...

Dodeca-Mom Could Smash Multiple Birth Record With 12 Babies

A woman in Tunisia is said to be pregnant with six boys and six girls, reported yesterday. If the woman, a teacher in her 30s who was not named in the newspaper, successfully delivers all 12 infants, as she has vowed to do, she would be going agai...

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Cecile Dionne learned to say "doctor" before she did "mother." As one of the Dionne girls — the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy, born 75 years ago on May 28 — Cecile spent her first nine years under medical care in "Quintland," a hospi...

The Most Amazing Human Reproductive Records

How many children can one woman give birth to in a lifetime? How many children can one man father? Who is the oldest and youngest mother, father, and grand parent on record? How big was the world's heaviest infant? Perplexing questions with startl...

Multiple Pregnancy | Children's Hospital Of Wisconsin

Multiple pregnancy is a pregnancy with two or more fetuses. Names for these include the following: While multiples account for only a small percentage of all births (less than 3 percent), the multiple birth rate is rising. According to the Nationa...

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Multiple Births

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A multiple birth is the culmination of one multiple pregnancy, wherein the mother delivers two or more offspring, one for each fetus.