Colleagues often say there is “something in the water” when pregnancies occur at the same time at work.
At one UK hospital, 25 staff from the same maternity unit gave birth to 26 babies in just over a year.
The Darent Valley Hospital staff’s brood included 10 girls and 16 boys and one set of twins.
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The midwives and healthcare workers proudly posed for a group photo ahead of International Day of the Midwife.
“This is a great example that midwives will always practise what they preach,” Deborah McAllion, head of midwifery at Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust, told the BBC.