To conceive quadruplets naturally, you have to beat one in 700,000 odds. Shontae Minor, 22, and Khristian Rohena, 34, one-upped those odds after naturally conceiving and giving birth to quads, despite the fact that Khristian had been diagnosed with a medical condition should have prevented him from being able to conceive children.
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For Alabama mom Heather Caroll the journey from pregnancy to motherhood has been an incredible one. From the day it was discovered that she carrying sextuplets, Heather and her husband Mitchell knew it was not going to be an easy task, but five months and thousands of diaper changes later, the family is all smiles despite the daily challenges.
In a one-in-five million chance, twins from two separate uteruses were delivered at Morton Plant Hospital in Clearwater. Andreea Barbosa, 24, of Clearwater, and husband, Miguel Barbosa, welcomed fraternal twins, Nathan and Natalie Barbosa, on September 15, 2011.
The Molinas always wanted to become parents and for nine long years they kept trying and hoping someday they would hold a baby in their arms. Their patience finally paid off and while the couple would have been happy with one child, they were blessed with five.
A Redwood City, CA couple looking to just have one baby is now prepping to bring home 4!
After naturally conceived, on the first try, mom Samantha Weng was told something different everytime she went for an ultrasound. At first, they were told they would be having twins, then triplets and finally quadruplets!
For a Sacramento family, this Christmas will be vastly different from last. Ryan and Danielle Holaday are the proud new parents of quadruplets, born in October. After a long road, three of the four boys will be home for Christmas and hopefully the fourth brother will join them at home soon.
When Angie Cromar went to her first ultrasound she was shocked to discover that she was pregnant with two babies. The real shock, however, came with the fact that the babies are not twins. In fact, they were not even conceived at the same time.
It seems the world is getting blessed with twins more and more, especially to those that already have twin siblings to give company. Just weeks after Brooklyn mom Gezine Amer gave birth to her third set of twins and Hazel Brown became mother to two set of twins within a year, here is another mother from Ontario, ready to give birth to her second set of twins.
The journey of Hazel Brown as a mother could have been very similar to all other mothers caught in the daily grind of diaper changes, feeding, cleaning, sleeping and taking care of their baby. But what makes her story extraordinary is the fact that her mother’s job description included taking care of not one but two set of twins born within 12 months.
In a rare event, a Brooklyn mom has been blessed with a set of twins for the third time! Twelve years ago Gezime Amer gave birth to her first set of twins 12 years ago, Abdulah and Rahman.