Reuters - Video

Edition: US | UK | IN | CN | JP

Top News

Mother gives birth to quintuplets

Friday, March 21, 2014 - 00:50

March 21 - A Texas couple prepares for life with new quintuplets. Vanessa Johnston reports.

▲ Hide Transcript

View Transcript

A family in Texas is celebrating the birth of quintuplets. Mom and all five babies are healthy. At a news conference, parents Michelle and Steven Seals, said they had used fertility drugs after several miscarriages. (SOUNDBITE) (English) FATHER, STEVEN SEALS, SAYING: "I'm happy that we got as far as we did. It's really a milestone." Luckily, they have lots of friends and family eager to help out. (SOUNDBITE) (English) MOTHER, MICHELLE SEALS, SAYING: "I think we'll be okay. It's gonna be crazy, but we'll just see how it goes." Around two dozen medical staff were on hand for the birth of the premature babies. The four girls and one boy are expected to come home to Mom, Dad, and their big brother in six weeks time.

Press CTRL+C (Windows), CMD+C (Mac), or long-press the URL below on your mobile device to copy the code

Mother gives birth to quintuplets

Friday, March 21, 2014 - 00:50