British mum gives birth to six babies in five minutes!May 23rd, 2009 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 23 (ANI): A British woman has given birth to six babies within the space of five minutes.
The babies were conceived naturally and weighed between 1lb 7oz and 2lb 2oz.
Nuala Conway had four girls and two boys delivered by Caesarean.
Their condition is as well as could be expected after being born 14 weeks early, doctors said, reports The Sun.
Shop assistant Nuala and kitchen fitter hubby Austin, in their 20s, were said to be “delighted”.
The pair, from Cookstown, Co Tyrone, Northern Ireland, married only within the past year.
Proud grandmum Briege said: “We’re all over the moon. We’re focusing on the babies, hoping they’re all going to be OK.”
Lead midwife sister Patricia Denvir said: “The mother was very composed, under a very stressful situation. Both parents dealt with it very well.”
Dr Clifford Mayes, who led the team of 30 medical staff, said: “It is an extraordinary thing to have witnessed.” (ANI)
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