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16lb baby!!!

(11 Posts)
candr Mon 11-Jul-11 18:42:56

Holy Cow! It is in the news if you hadn't already seen it. Makes me wince at the idea of carrying one that size, I thought mine kicked like an elephant!

travellingwilbury Mon 11-Jul-11 18:44:41

That is a big old baby shock

One of mine was 12.11 and I was enormous . I will have to stop mentioning his size now as not as impressive wink

stupefy Mon 11-Jul-11 18:45:44

www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2013085/JaMichael-Brown-16lb-1oz-baby-boy-biggest-born-Texas.html

shock

Expelliarmus Mon 11-Jul-11 18:52:55

What a whopper! shock
Not sure about his name though.

theonlyhb2 Mon 11-Jul-11 19:07:21

Fuck!

WinterLover Mon 11-Jul-11 19:45:27

Least she didnt push it out!!! Im getting scared about pushing a 9lber out!!

Ivortheengine8 Mon 11-Jul-11 20:24:29

I saw that, Huge! - Thats just not cute anymore!

deemented Mon 11-Jul-11 20:30:22

She had Gestational Diabetes, so i'm not surprised.

Though there was a baby born in Chile that was heavier, iirc.

Oblomov Mon 11-Jul-11 21:16:04

Good grief. Was her diabetes out of control ? why did they let her go that long ? Mind you weight prediction is very hit and miss. I am a diabetic and they told me that both my ds's were going to be huge. and they weren't !!

Ivortheengine8 Mon 11-Jul-11 21:30:34

Even so Ob, surely there would be some indication of how big the baby was before? Wouldnt she have normally had extra monitoring/scans if she had GD?

herbietea Mon 11-Jul-11 21:35:56

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