Eight babies! It's almost hard to imagine, but a woman in California gave birth to the world's second ever, recorded set of octuplets, today.
The mother, who was not identified, gave birth to six boys and two girls, weighing between 1-point-8 pounds and 3-point-4 pounds. Doctors say it's a medical shocker. The eight newborns are in fair condition and doing quite well. Now here's another surprise. Doctors estimated the delivery of the babies lasted five -minutes. 46 doctors and nurses were on hand for the delivery.
One of the babies was a surprise, doctors said they expected seven babies, but then there was an eighth.
So far, the mother is remaining anonymous.