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In the News (Tue 23 Sep 14)

  
  For sextuplets Ian and Zoe, it's good to get together again
The Perry sextuplets have shared close quarters before, so it was a familiar feeling when Ian and Zoe Perry began sharing an incubator this week at Magee-Womens Hospital.
The first sextuplets ever born in Pittsburgh, the Perry babies entered the world during the 28th week of Erin Perry's pregnancy.
It's around the 33rd or 34th week of pregnancy that babies learn to coordinate their sucking and swallowing reflexes with breathing, all of which is necessary for taking a bottle.
www.post-gazette.com /healthscience/20030423sextuplets0423p1.asp   (907 words)

  
 Sextuplets born to Canadian mother - Breaking News - World - Breaking News
The vital signs of the sextuplets were stable and within normal limits, hospital officials said.
Sextuplets are rare, although fertility treatments have increased the frequency of multiple births.
The first sextuplets known to survive their infancy were born to a South African couple in January 1974.
www.smh.com.au /news/World/Sextuplets-born-to-Canadian-mother/2007/01/10/1168105019364.html   (314 words)

  
 The fight for the sextuplets | Macleans.ca - Canada - Features
It is common medical knowledge that fertility treatments often result in multiple pregnancies, that multiple pregnancies often result in severely premature birth and that severely premature infants often require blood transfusions.
The behaviour of the British Columbia sextuplets' parents, who are Jehovah's Witnesses, thus represents something of a perfect ethical, religious and medical storm.
But in the case of the Vancouver sextuplets, it appears to be considerably more one-sided - a recent Ipsos poll finding that 85% of British Columbians agree with the province's course of action.
www.macleans.ca /topstories/national/article.jsp?article=2007_1_16_1168981292   (1216 words)

  
 Dad on sextuplets’ births: ‘Surreal moment’ - Health - MSNBC.com
The Masches considered the births of the sextuplets — Bailey, Blake, Cole, Grant, Molly and Savannah — a blessing.
The Masche sextuplets entered the world about 10 hours after another set of sextuplets were delivered in Minnesota.
The Morrison sextuplets, however, were delivered at just 22 weeks and remain in critical condition, according to news reports.
www.msnbc.msn.com /id/19187159   (651 words)

  
  TheStar.com - News - B.C. sextuplets in 'fair' condition
It's believed to be the first time sextuplets have been born in Canada.
VANCOUVER — The birth of Canada’s first set of sextuplets is a spectacular event but the family is intent on keeping their extremely rare case out of the spotlight.
Although he wouldn’t discuss the case of the sextuplets, chief neonatologist Dr. Brian Lupton said there is an 80 per cent survival rate for babies born at 25 weeks.
www.thestar.com /News/article/168848   (1146 words)

  
  Rosenkowitz sextuplets   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Rosenkowitz sextuplets were born in Cape Town, South Africa, on January 11, 1974.
They are the first known set of sextuplets to survive their infancy.
The sextuplets were three boys (David Peter, Grant Vincent, and Jason Solomon) and three girls (Emma Louise, Nicolette Anne, and Elizabeth Rebecca).
www.xasa.com /wiki/en/wikipedia/r/ro/rosenkowitz_sextuplets.html   (115 words)

  
 Google Directory - Home > Family > Multiple Births > Personal Pages > Sextuplets   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Meet the Gosselin sextuplets, born in 2004, and their twin siblings, as well as the parents.
The Hayes family has two sets of twins as well as sextuplets born in September 2004, as the 11th set in the USA.
Meet the Van Houten sextuplets, born in January 2004.
66.102.7.104 /alpha/Top/Home/Family/Multiple_Births/Personal_Pages/Sextuplets   (141 words)

  
 LIFE DIGEST: Ore. assisted-suicide law still under microscope; Rice ‘mildly pro-choice'; sextuplets’ parents reject ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Van Houtens are “devout Baptists,” and their children -— John, Gerrit, Samantha, Nolan, Peyton and Kennedy —- are the only sextuplets in Michigan and one of a dozen sets in the United States, The News reported.
Two of the children have ongoing health problems, and all of them are susceptible to common sicknesses that could endanger their underdeveloped organs, according to The News.
Though their community has given $70,000 to help them purchase a new home, the Van Houtens are staying in their 1,200-square-foot house in Hamilton, Mich., until they can pay for the rest of a new house.
www.baptistpress.org /bpnews.asp?ID=20345   (1096 words)

  
 Sextuplets Hoax Pair Gets Probation, Missouri Couple Admits Faking Multiple Births To Get Donations - CBS News
Home » U.S. Sextuplets Hoax Pair Gets Probation
A Missouri couple pleaded guilty Wednesday to stealing from their community by faking the birth of sextuplets in order to tap their neighbors' generosity.
Sarah and Kris Everson were sentenced to four years' probation after their pleas to charges of felony stealing by deceit.
www.cbsnews.com /stories/2006/08/23/national/main1930628.shtml   (560 words)

  
 Sextuplets in fair condition: Vancouver hospital   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The first sextuplets born in Canada are in fair condition, a Vancouver hospital official said Monday.
Sextuplets born to Susan Rosenkowitz and her husband Colin on Jan. 11, 1974, in Cape Town, South Africa, were the first sextuplets known to survive their infancy.
Canada's most famous multiple births were the Dionne quintuplets, delivered in May 1934 by a country doctor in a rural northern Ontario farmhouse.
www.cbc.ca /health/story/2007/01/07/birth-sextuplets.html   (1372 words)

  
 DILLEY SEXTUPLETS : Encyclopedia Entry
The Dilley sextuplets (Brenna, Julian, Quinn, Claire, Ian and Adrian), of Decatur, Indiana, were the first surviving set of sextuplets in the United States.
All but one of the babies were able to go home after a little while; baby Julian had a small injury, but was able to come home after an operation.
Two books have been authored by the parents to describe the details of their early years after the sextuplets were born:
www.bibleocean.com /OmniDefinition/Dilley_sextuplets   (286 words)

  
 Sextuplets
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www.morewords.com /word/sextuplets   (189 words)

  
 Open Directory Project > Home> Family> Multiple Births> Personal Pages> Sextuplets
Gosselin Sextuplets - - Meet the Gosselin sextuplets, born in 2004, and their twin siblings, as well as the parents.
Hayes Sextuplets and Twins - - The Hayes family has two sets of twins as well as sextuplets born in September 2004, as the 11th set in the USA.
Van Houten Six - - Meet the Van Houten sextuplets, born in January 2004.
www.shemayisrael.co.il /ranweber/odp/odp.php?browse=/Home/Family/Multiple_Births/Personal_Pages/Sextuplets   (146 words)

  
 CANOE -- CNEWS - Canada: B.C. seized 3 of surviving sextuplets   (Site not responding. Last check: )
VANCOUVER (CP) - B.C. government social workers seized three of four surviving sextuplets on the weekend so they could receive blood transfusions over their parents' religious objections and Supreme Court of Canada precedent, the family's lawyer says.
The parents, who cannot be identified under a court-ordered publication ban, are Jehovah's Witnesses whose beliefs forbid blood transfusions even to save a life.
The sextuplets were born the first weekend in January almost four months premature and two had died before the province's director of child, family and community service stepped in last Friday.
cnews.canoe.ca /CNEWS/Canada/2007/01/31/3491006-cp.html   (944 words)

  
 Definition of sextuplet - Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
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www.m-w.com /cgi-bin/dictionary?va=sextuplets   (63 words)

  
 van houten six   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Van Houten sextuplet to be released from Detroit area hospital -- woodtv.com
Van Houten sextuplets continue to improve -- woodtv.com
Sextuplets off ventilators, parents say -- Holland Sentinel
vanhoutensix.stielstras.com /mediacoverage.htm   (327 words)

  
 Home/Family/Multiple_Births/Personal_Pages/Sextuplets Directory by Topdownloads   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Gosselin Sextuplets - Meet the Gosselin sextuplets, born in 2004, and their twin siblings, as well as the parents.
Hayes Sextuplets and Twins - The Hayes family has two sets of twins as well as sextuplets born in September 2004, as the 11th set in the USA.
Van Houten Six - Meet the Van Houten sextuplets, born in January 2004.
www.pigeons.net /directory/show.php?/Home/Family/Multiple_Births/Personal_Pages/Sextuplets   (220 words)

  
 FOXNews.com - Canadian Woman Gives Births to Sextuplets Three Months Premature - Health News | Current Health News | ...
VANCOUVER — A Canadian woman has given birth to what is believed to be the country's first set of sextuplets, and the infants are in listed in fair condition, hospital officials said.
The newborns — each weighing only 700 to 800 grams and not much bigger than an outstretched hand — were delivered over the weekend at Vancouver's B.C. Women's Hospital and Health Center.
Rowe said naturally conceived sextuplets occur only once in several billion births.
www.foxnews.com /story/0,2933,242591,00.html   (818 words)

  
 Thompson Sextuplets Need Our Help   (Site not responding. Last check: )
We have seen and heard an extraordinary amount of news coverage regarding the McCaughey septuplets in Des Moines, Iowa.
But, one of OUR families, Linden and Jackie Thompson, who live in Washington, DC, gave birth to sextuplets on May 8, 1997.
Unfortunately, one of the sextuplets did not survive.
www.informationman.com /sextuplt.htm   (272 words)

  
 Triplets, Quadruplets, Quintuplets, Sextuplets, Multiples - MOST Mothers of Supertwins
Triplets, Quadruplets, Quintuplets, Sextuplets, Multiples - MOST Mothers of Supertwins
Does your family keep track of health care costs, and if so, how?
MOST recommendations on the use of fertility treatments (PDF)
www.mostonline.org   (94 words)

  
 Discovery Health :: Episode :: Sextuplets Turn 12
Discovery Health :: Episode :: Sextuplets Turn 12
The Dilley's of Decatur, Indiana are America's first-ever surviving sextuplets.
A nostalgic look back reveals the Dilley's as infants, toddlers, and preschoolers followed by a look at today's 12-year-old adolescents and the issues they face.
health.discovery.com /tvlistings/episode.jsp?episode=0&cpi=110780&gid=0&channel=DHC   (82 words)

  
 WFMZ-TV - The Gosselin Sextuplets   (Site not responding. Last check: )
CLICK HERE to learn more about Kate and Jonathan Gosselin and their newly-extended family.
The Wyomissing parents of three-year-old twins are also the proud parents of sextuplets – Alexis Faith, Hannah Joy, Aaden Jonathan, Collin Thomas, Leah Hope, and Joel Kevin.
The babies were born on May 10, 2004 at Hershey Medical Center.
stormcenter.wfmz.com /online/content/view/111/69   (111 words)

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