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Woman Delivers Sextuplets At Abington Hospital

ABINGTON, Pa. (CBS) — The Philadelphia region has a new set of sextuplets. The parents, who wish to remain anonymous, gave birth to three boys and three girls at a Montgomery County hospital.

The babies were born Wednesday morning at Abington Memorial Hospital. Further details about the babies, including there conditions were not immediately available. The hospital says they were born premature and are in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). More information will be released in the near future and at the family’s discretion.

Sextuplets are usually born at 29 weeks, as opposed to a full-term baby born at 40 weeks and their average birth weight is two and a half pounds.

This is the second set of sextuplets known to this region. Another famous set includes the Gosselins, stars of the television reality show “Kate Plus 8” – formerly “John & Kate Plus 8.”

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  • Stargazerss

    how about a little grammar check- “there” conditions???? Come on, some people would love to have a job, and they know grammar!! proofread!!!

  • Shawn Robertson

    HAHA. Speeling! Lord, when will I learn to type? Prayers still for the family.

  • Shawn Robertson

    Prayers for the family.
    Please get an editor that has even the smallest grasp of English grammar and spelling. Really, the correct speeling would be ‘their’ condition, and the correct grammar would be born ‘prematurely’.

    • Stargazerss


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