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IN Health & Fitness ON 28 Aug, 2015
A mother who is expecting a child is always happy and her happiness doubles when she hears of carrying twin babies.
Central Africa has the highest number of twin births at 18-30 twin sets. Whereas, Asia has it the lowest at 6-9 twin sets & North America and Europe have 9-16 twin sets per 1000 births.
So, we can easily conclude from the data that mothers expecting twins is lucky in a way. But something happened in this particular case which terrified everyone.
Doctors witnessed something unwanted on the screen in the 28th week. Actually they were Monoamniotic and this condition is known as "MoMo". The babies were unlikely to survive with only 60% chance of survival. Hence, the coming weeks were not easy for the parents of the babies.
The operation was a caesarean and it happened after the 32nd week. Sometime after that, Kate shared her inspiring story with everyone on a blog named "Miracle Babies". she talked about how she maintained her cool and stayed positive even after the doctor's view that babies might not survive.
The weeks were terrifying for the family as kate has to go through a lot, but her family supported her in this hard time. She also had to go through NICU and SCN for the premature babies.
The umbilical chords were entangled very badly due to the movement of babies inside the womb. The chords were so twisted that they even had a knot! The babies have also been luckier to have defended the tangling.