Saturday, July 28, 2007
Mom Gives Birth To Quintuplets in South Carolina
Wholly Multiples Batman!!! Does anyone just have one baby anymore?? There is a boom in mega multiples lately with a South Carolina mom adding to the stats.
Friday at Palmetto Health Richland's Storks' Landing was a special day for Temekia Harris and Ivan Smith of Columbia, who became parents to a healthy set of quintuplets.
The boys are just the fifth set of quintuplets born in the state in the last three decades.
My guess is that these babies arrived at about 28-29 weeks. No gestation was given or whether or not fertilty was used. I think it's a safe assumption that these are not natural quints. That part would have been written in the headline if that were the case...
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