Multiple birth

Ken and Abigail Ernst with their 2-month-old daughter, Lucy, in their Oldwick, N.J. home. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Fertility doctors aim to lower rate of twin births

BOSTON (AP) — Doctors are reporting an epidemic — of twins. Nearly half of all babies born with advanced fertility help are multiple births, new federal numbers show. In the five years since the “Octomom” […]

12/02/2013

This photo provided by Banner Desert Medical Center in Mesa, Ariz. shows Deonee, one of five quintuplets born Friday, Sept. 6, 2013 in Mesa, Ariz. (AP Photo/Courtesy of Banner Desert Medical Center)

Family doubles as mom gives birth to quintuplets

PHOENIX (AP) — A Las Vegas mother is resting Wednesday after delivering a healthy set of quintuplets in a suburban Phoenix hospital, bringing five new additions to her family’s already full house. Evonne Derrico, 33, […]

09/11/2013

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