After 10 years of trying, a Nigerian couple has been blessed with many bundles of joy! Earlier this week Dr. Ekpo Edet and Mrs. Esther Edet, both staff at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) in Cross River State, became parents to a beautiful set of quintuplets.
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It was the best birthday present a Lexington Kentucky mom could ask for – 5 beautiful babies all arriving on her 26th birthday. The first time parents will definitely have their hands full after welcoming 4 girls and one baby boy at UK HealthCare Birthing Center on November 11th!
Australian mom Kim Tucci, made news this week after her gorgeous pregnancy pictures went viral. On Thursday Kim and her husband welcomed those 5 little miracles at King Edward Memorial Hospital in Perth Australia.
In just 4 minutes Danielle and Adam Busby became parents again. But this time around they will need more more gear, diapers, and many more hands. The Busyby’s are now the parents to 6 beautiful girls – five of which arrived at the same time. And if it weren’t exciting enough that they were going to be parents of quints, their brood is the first of its kind in the United States!
It took three years of infertility for Danielle and Adam Busby to finally conceive their now three-year-old daughter. So, when the couple decided to try and expand their family, they hoped they would get more than one child.
A Las Vegas family was almost doubled when Evonne Derrico gave birth to three girls and two boys last Friday.
From being a family of six, Deon and Evonne Derrico have now become a family of eleven when they became parents to quintuplets born at the Banner Desert Medical Center in Mesa, Ariz., last Friday.
Quintuplet births are extremely rare; only 37 infants were born in 2010 (the last year for which information on quints are available from the National Center for Health Statistics). But quints in Nebraska are especially rare; in fact, they just welcomed the third set to ever be born there. They are the Garcia quints, born to Bianca Garcia, 30, and Jose Garcia, 32.
They say some things come in 3s, which may also be true with mega multiples. Over the Memorial Day weekend two couples in the U.S. welcomed quintuplets. And while that is rare, it was reported yesterday that a third mom, who lives in the Czech Republic, is also set to welcome 5 babies!