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06 February 2009

Octuplets mom breaks silence

The mother-of-six who gave birth to octuplets in California last week has broken her silence, saying she wanted a "huge family" to make up for a lonely childhood.

The mother-of-six who gave birth to octuplets in California last week broke her silence, saying she wanted a "huge family" to make up for a lonely childhood.

The Medical Board of California confirmed Thursday it had begun an investigation into the births "to see if we can substantiate a violation of the standard of care."


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