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Woman Gives Birth To 13 Pound Baby

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Shanghai, China- A 27-year-old woman in Shanghai has recently become the proud mother of a baby weighing a whopping 13 pounds.

A newborn in china normally weighs six-to-seven pounds, but the bundle of joy weighed in at almost double that at 13-point-six pounds.   According to the doctor who helped with the birth, the mother ate a lot when she was pregnant and spent a lot of time in bed. Her weight increased rapidly, making the embryo grow beyond its normal size. The mother and her baby were both reported to be in good health.
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