‘Octomom’ Trademarks Nickname

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Nadya Suleman needs money to pay for all those babies, so she plans to sells Octomom-brand dresses, pants, shirts, as well as cloth and disposable diapers. In doing so, she also wants to protect the nickname bestowed upon her. Suleman has applied to trademark "Octomom" and  declares, "OCTOMOM is a nickname by which I am widely known." "Nadya has been interested in, and hoping to find, something not so intrusive to the family and babies while, at the same time, [something to] sort of focus on trying to make a little income for herself," Suleman's lawyer Jeff Czech told Star Magazine. Continue Reading

Baby-Proofing Octomom’s New Home

Two of Nadia Suleman's octuplets haven't been cleared to go home yet. Suleman's new home must first be baby-proofed. Social workers say the gas company still must inspect the La Habra house. They also want carbon monoxide detectors installed before the first two octuplets are released. Suleman hired a baby-proofing service to handle some of the household issues. Continue Reading

Mysterious ‘Land of Twins’

Like so many in the farming town of CÂNDIDO GODÓI, Brazil, populated almost entirely by German-speaking immigrants, Derli Grimm, 19, believes that something is in the water — a mysterious mineral, perhaps — is responsible for the town’s unusual concentration of twins.“It can’t all be explained by genetics,” said Mr. Grimm, himself a twin. Geneticists would like to disagree with him, but even they have no solid explanation for the 38 pairs of twins among about 80 families living in a one-and-a-half-square-mile area.The mystery has persisted for decades, attracting international attention and Continue Reading

Octuplets News

:: Reality TV future for Octuplets Mom?...:: Angelina Jolie 'creeped out'... :: Hasn't had sex in eight years...:: Done having babies...:: Agent denies report he's representing mom...:: Houston Octuplets weigh in...:: Grandmother says daughter is a 'good mother'... (video below) Continue Reading

Octuplets News

:: Octuplets birth spawns outrage from public...:: Overwhelming cost of Octuplets...:: Nanny agency owner defends Octuplet mom...:: Mom on food stamps...:: Biblical theme chosen for Octuplets' names...:: Fertility doctor probed... Continue Reading

Octuplets’ Mom Talks to NBC’s Curry

Nadya Suleman, the mother of octuplets born last week in California, gave her first interview today to NBC News correspondent Ann Curry. The interview will air on Today and Dateline in coming days.Suleman was released from the hospital early this morning, according to hospital officials. One of the Suleman's hastily hired publicists said she is staying at "an undisclosed location" while she considers offers including possible book and TV deals. Continue Reading

Octuplets News

:: Octuplets' mom not getting many gifts...:: Sought as 'Baby Expert'...:: Doctor: Mom an amazing patient...:: Octuplets are L.A.'s newest celebs...:: Coming to a cable channel near you?... :: Octuplets' high risk of disabilities...:: Cost... Continue Reading

Octuplets News

:: Octuplets mom gets TV, book offers...:: Hires an agent...:: Wants two million, Oprah and free diapers...:: Obsessed with having children...:: Was hoping for 'just one more girl'...:: Longest surviving Octuplets in U.S. history...:: Grandma: Enough!:: Octuplet births raise questions...:: Ethical issues... Continue Reading

Octuplets News

How about this revelation about the Octuplets' mom: On CBS's The Early Show this morning, an acquaintance who didn't want to be identified told national correspondent Hattie Kauffman the mom has four older boys and two girls."She is young," the acquaintance says, "fairly young. She has six children already. And in those six children, she has a set of twins." Continue Reading

Octuplets News

:: The nation's second set of live-born octuplets are all breathing on their own today, 48 hours after they were born in Southern California.:: The mother of the octuplets saw her babies for the first time last night.:: The father of the world's first set of octuplets born alive is offering the nation's newest eight-sibling family a preview of what they have to look forward to.:: Some celebrity moms are offering reaction as well.:: How do you breastfeed Octuplets?:: Fertility experts are rattled. Continue Reading