Octuplets bring Fertility into Limelight

premature_baby_fertility_blog_Feb09.jpg Fertility experts and doctors were flabbergasted today when California based octuplets were born. The case has sparked loads of media hype since this is only the second set of octuplets to be born in the United States. Because of the increased chances of fetal disabilities and ailments, fertility experts go out of their way to avoid such mishaps. Reuters stated today, "But experts in reproductive health say an occurrence of octuplets represents a likely case of fertility assistance gone awry, posing grave risks to the health of the mother and her premature offspring." The six boys and two girls were born 9-weeks premature, but these little rascals have the entire medical arena and fertility industry awed by their succesful and healthy birth.
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