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    Octuplets born in California
    "It is quite easy to miss a baby when you're anticipating seven," said Harold Henry, chief of maternal and fetal medicine and one of 46 doctors, nurses and assistants who delivered the children by Caesarean section.

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    On the news they estimate the hospital stay at $340K if nothing goes wrong.

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    The odds of this being a fertility drug induced multiple pregnancy is enormous. When you get to 8 doesn't it make you think more in terms of a litter than a human birth? I do sympathize with couples who are having trouble trying to conceive and it isn't as if the parents won't love these children nor that the children will necessarily be damaged but I find it a little bit creepy.
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    I think they will make a few million dollars in endorsement deals plus sponsorship.

    Look at the Jon and Kate plus 8 on TLC.
    They are not hurting with the book deals, and cable syndication.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Adam Ward

    On the news they estimate the hospital stay at $340K if nothing goes wrong.
    Their health insurance company is crying right now... 8 babies, I wouldn't know what to do with myself. I have a eight month old and I am still not getting any sleep.

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    Grandma broke her coccyx! Uncle Rico's Avatar
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    That's a lot of mouths to feed.

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    very cute
    I heard that news just this morning, and I'm happy for the family. What a big family in a snap. I too dreamed of having that many babies in a pop. I wonder what will become them when they grew up - very very cute indeed.

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    Just read it in news

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