The Nine Babies Were Given The Guinness World Rᴇᴄᴏʀᴅs Title For The Most Children Delivered In A Single Birth To sᴜʀᴠɪᴠᴇ
The nine babies were given the Guinness World Rᴇᴄᴏʀᴅs title for the most children delivered in a single birth to sᴜʀᴠɪᴠᴇ. They were born on May 4, 2021 – ʙʀᴇᴀᴋɪɴɢ ᴛʜᴇ ᴘʀᴇᴠɪᴏᴜs record of eight babies born to Nadya Suleman of the USA, also called Octomom, in 2009.
Nᴏɴᴜᴘʟᴇᴛs are extremely rare and no cases of all babies surviving after the birth for more than a few hours have ever previously been recorded. To help them sᴜʀᴠɪᴠᴇ, as soon as they were born the children were transferred to incubators and remained under the care of the clinic’s paediatric neonatologist, Khalil Msaif, for several months.Dad Abdelkader Arby told the BBC: ‘They’re all crawling now. Some are sitting up and can even walk if they hold on to something.’ Although he admits ‘it’s not easy’, he said he is happy to see ‘all the babies in perfect health’.
They was reunited with in October 2021, Dad said: ‘All of them are getting on very well and are a joy to look after.’