quintuplets


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quintuplets

Five babies born in a single gestation. Quins were once rare but since the introduction of fertility drugs that promote multiple ovulation they have become more common.
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Kevin said all of the quintuplets, who are in their first year at Bridgetown Vocational College, have grown into typical teenagers.
Quintuplets are very rare with an average estimate of 1 in 60 million births worldwide.
Although born years apart, Millie, six, Adam, four, Matthew, two and Lulu and Isaac, both 21/2 weeks old, are classed as quintuplets because they were conceived at the same time as a result of fertility treatment.
Phoenix Children's Hospital officials say the quintuplets will likely remain hospitalised for another ten weeks.
Elin and Meilyr with the rare quintuplet lambs at Ty Gwyn farm, Eglwysbach
While they had undergone fertility treatments, they never expected quintuplets.
A RUSSIAN woman was "recovering well" after giving birth to quintuplets, it was announced today.
There were no winsome grins after the story about quintuplets, no flapping of moist lashes to drive home the report on African famine.
Parents who give birth to quintuplets will get a new seven-seat Kia Carens absolutely free.
The more children that buyers have, the more money they will save, culminating in a completely free car for anyone who has quintuplets.
GRANTS PASS - The last of the three surviving babies from a set of quintuplets has been discharged from Doernbecher Children's Hospital after spending months in intensive care.
The Wing quintuplets were born 30 weeks and two days into the pregnancy by Cesarean section, the hospital said.