A newborn in India is believed to have taken the title of the heaviest female infant ever born after the baby girl arrived weighing 15lbs!
Tag: "Unusual Birth Stories"
At the tender age of 14 Faye Wilkins got some shocking news. This young girl had been experiencing severe internal pain during puberty, and when the problem persisted her mother took her to the doctor. All of Faye’s friends had already gotten their periods but Faye merely suffered from extreme cramps. The examination and diagnosis blindsided her.
Megan Whaley has been a labour and delivery nurse for 11 years. Thankfully all of her training and experience came in handy when her baby decided to arrive before she could get to the hospital!
Her name is Quinn Ava Catherine MacNeil, but her aunt has given her an appropriate nickname – “The Mighty Quinn.” After seven and a half hours of labor, Quinn was born at Cape Breton Regional Hospital at 3:34 a.m. on March 12.
When delivering a premature baby, Neonatologists often move quickly to get the baby out and onto life support to improve the baby’s chances of survival. But one team at LA’s Cedars-Sinai Medical Center paused for just a moment to marvel at a 26 week old baby who was delivered in his amniotic sac.
A tiny baby in China has shocked many by coming back to life hours before he was scheduled to be cremated.
The food was great, but the main course was delayed for Eric and Heather Bailey of Salt Lake City, Utah. Because their baby was due on Valentine’s Day the couple was celebrating the romantic holiday early last week with a special dinner for two at Tuscany restaurant.
Mariah Bryant woke up at her boyfriend’s house on Sunday feeling a few contractions but not worried since her baby wasn’t due for another month. To be on the safe side she decided to go to the hospital and asked boyfriend Jesse to stay with her 4-year-old son. Jesse agreed….
One Minnesota couple came so SO close to having a hospital birth, but their baby had other plans.
As the temperatures dropped to -12 in Cambridge, Ontario, police and paramedics were called to an abandoned warehouse after a homeless woman was forced to deliver her baby in a derelict building.