Whenever we think of special births, we often think of the number or characteristics of the baby. This is also one of the very special births. Six angel-like children were born at the same time.
After many difficulties and ʀɪsᴋs despite their lives, the Aᴍᴇʀɪᴄᴀɴ couple also welcomed 3 lovely boys and 3 girls. Eric Waldrop and his sister Courtney, 35 years old, from Alabama, Aᴍᴇʀɪᴄᴀɴ, have 3 sons. In her fourth ᴘʀᴇɢɴᴀɴᴄʏ (also using assisted reproductive technology), they hoped to have another child, but on an ᴜʟᴛʀᴀsᴏᴜɴᴅ, the doctor said she was ᴘʀᴇɢɴᴀɴᴛ with 6 children.
This is probably news that she cannot forget when she hears it with her own ears from the doctor. She asked again and again to make sure there wasn’t any confusion here. However, behind that ʙʀɪᴇꜰ ᴊᴏʏ, the doctor also informed me that carrying up to 6 children was very ᴅᴀɴɢᴇʀᴏᴜs.
Despite ᴡᴀʀɴɪɴɢs that the babies can be ᴅᴇꜰᴏʀᴍᴇᴅ, the mother also faces many ʀɪsᴋs such as sᴛʀᴏᴋᴇ, ɢᴇsᴛᴀᴛɪᴏɴᴀʟ ᴅɪᴀʙᴇᴛᴇs, ʙʟᴏᴏᴅ ᴘʀᴇssᴜʀᴇ … The couple decided to keep it all. In the 25th week of ᴘʀᴇɢɴᴀɴᴄʏ, Ms. Courtney was in bed. In December 2017, she gave birth to 6 babies, 3 boys, 3 girls at 30 weeks. All babies are healthy after being in the ɪɴᴄᴜʙᴀᴛᴏʀ.
In early March, the first images of the rare 6 births were shared by Courtney’s family. The babies slept soundly in the arms of their parents and 3 older brothers. “It’s been an incredible journey with so many emotions, from fear, excitement, anxiety…
I used to be afraid of ᴅᴇᴀᴛʜ, but now when I look at my children, I only see ʙᴏᴜɴᴅʟᴇss joy. My only wish now is for the children to be healthy, “said Courtney. Many benefactors said they would support the family to raise 6 children after witnessing the mother’s efforts. That all 6 children will grow up healthy and peaceful, they will receive love from everyone.