In 1997, the family of Kenny and Bobbi McCaughey twins were born just seven - four boys and three girls. The news of this miracle spread around the world. Still - twins McCaughey became the first in the world safely born semernyashkami. They were nicknamed the "Seven from heaven».
Toddlers named Kenny, Kelsey Natalie Brandon, Alexis, Nathan and Joel. Parenting twins was quite a feat for a couple, and everyone who has children will understand why. But despite all the difficulties, the kids grow up in a warm, caring and friendly family.
And this year semernyashki celebrated its 18th anniversary - one for all. They have turned into wonderful young people who have already chosen who will be in the future.
The couple tried to have a second child and asked the Centre for IVF. When the affected doctors reported that seven embryos settled down, Kenny and Bobby decided to leave everyone. They tried to talk, but believing parents did not respond.
Children were born tiny, the smallest weighed 1, 13 kg, and the largest - 1, 5 kg. The doctors did their best to "seven out of heaven" have survived and become healthy. Two - Alexis and Nathan - are born with cerebral palsy and they had to have an operation, so that they could walk. Today they are healthy and in school.
Everyone knew how difficult it has to this unusual family, and they actively helped charities: buy a big house, children can eat for free at the school and to go on vacation. Nevertheless, the head of the family has always worked, and taught the children to work and explained how important it is to seek by all.
The eldest daughter, Michaela, who was born a year before the twins, helps her mother to feed the baby.
In the second row from left to right: Brandon, Alexis, Joel and Nathan. In the first row from left to right: Sr. Kenny, Kenny Jr., Kelsey, Natalie, and their mother, Bobby. The children have already decided who will be: Brandon after school is going to the army, Alexis wants to become a teacher, Natalie - teacher, Kenny - builder, and Nathan and Joel are programmers. Kelsey sings in the choir of Iowa and dreams of becoming a singer.
They are not just brothers and sisters, and real friends. Twin girls at the wedding of her elder sister Michaela, who turned 19 years old.
Children will soon graduate from school and fly away from the parental nest. "This is a pretty cool change in my life", - says Bobby. Still: the house in which was never quiet, desolate time.
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