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Old 2nd August 2010, 01:14 PM   #1
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528 lb woman gives birth than dies of heart attack

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/35458030..._and_parenting

This woman gave birth to a baby girl. She was 528 lbs and a few days later she got a fever and died of a heart attack. The father weighs 154 lbs.
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Old 2nd August 2010, 01:25 PM   #2
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Dang, that's a lot of weight to gain during pregnancy!
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Old 2nd August 2010, 02:31 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by Cainkane1 View Post
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/35458030..._and_parenting

This woman gave birth to a baby girl. She was 528 lbs and a few days later she got a fever and died of a heart attack. The father weighs 154 lbs.
The father weighed 154 lbs, or the baby did?
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Old 2nd August 2010, 02:48 PM   #4
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Damn, poor widower may have to come to the US to find another 500lb woman.

If he's reading this, I recommend he frequent IHOPs if he comes to the US.
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Old 2nd August 2010, 03:00 PM   #5
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OP fail: the mother died five months after giving birth.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/0..._n_666992.html
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Old 2nd August 2010, 03:43 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by commandlinegamer View Post
OP fail: the mother died five months after giving birth.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/0..._n_666992.html
Sorry
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Old 2nd August 2010, 04:03 PM   #7
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So, let's make sure I get this. This woman had a 500lb baby girl which died soon after being born. Said baby had a skinny old, chubby chasing Daddy. Oh! Really this 500lb girl died 5mths after. Yes, did I gettit?





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Old 2nd August 2010, 08:07 PM   #8
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BUCHAREST, Romania — A 25-year-old woman weighing 528 pounds (240 kilograms) gave birth to her first baby on Thursday at a hospital equipped to treat obese people.
One doesn't normally think of Romania as being a place that would need a hospital specifically equipped to treat obese people.
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Originally Posted by commandlinegamer View Post
OP fail: the mother died five months after giving birth.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/0..._n_666992.html
So she gave birth then died of a heart attack. Just like the OP said.
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Old 2nd August 2010, 10:22 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by Mycroft View Post
One doesn't normally think of Romania as being a place that would need a hospital specifically equipped to treat obese people.
A summary of my last few seconds of thought: "please let her not be from Texas, please let her not be from Texas, please let her not be from...oh thank Christ!"
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Damn, poor widower may have to come to the US to find another 500lb woman.
WTF? See what Mycroft noted in #8. You think the US has an exclusive on fat?
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Originally Posted by Mycroft View Post
One doesn't normally think of Romania as being a place that would need a hospital specifically equipped to treat obese people.
You don't necessarily need a special hospital wing or anything, just a large bed or surgical table.

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.....spokesman at Bucharest University Emergency Hospital.

Lacatus was admitted there from her village in southern Romania because the local hospital did not have any beds that could bear her weight,....
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Originally Posted by Skeptic Ginger View Post
You don't necessarily need a special hospital wing or anything, just a large bed or surgical table.
My bolding

Hmmm, I think at 520+lbs they may have been better suited putting her in a hanger!

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WTF? See what Mycroft noted in #8. You think the US has an exclusive on fat?
Not an 'exclusive on fat' but certainly leading the world.
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One doesn't normally think of Romania as being a place that would need a hospital specifically equipped to treat obese people.
Why? You need special equipment do deal with the morbidly obese like her. Unless it surprises you that Romania would have anyone at the 500 lbs weight, there is nothing remarkable then.
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Originally Posted by welshdean View Post
Not an 'exclusive on fat' but certainly leading the world.
You're right. But that still does not justify WildCat's post.
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Originally Posted by SezMe View Post
You're right. But that still does not justify WildCat's post.
Yes it does! USA #1!!1!!!11!!1!
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The article mentioned she had a thyroid problem. Untreated thyroid problems can cause major issues.
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Originally Posted by Skeptic Ginger View Post
You don't necessarily need a special hospital wing
No, just a hospital wing of her own.
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Originally Posted by welshdean View Post
Not an 'exclusive on fat' but certainly leading the world.
We're #1!!! We're #1!!!!
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BUCHAREST, Romania A 25-year-old woman weighing 528 pounds (240 kilograms) gave birth to her first baby on Thursday at a hospital equipped to treat obese people.
One doesn't normally think of Romania as being a place that would need a hospital specifically equipped to treat obese people.
Did she give birth to additional babies later?
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I find it very distasteful that people consider jokes about the morbidly obese to be funny or even appropriate especially in a case where someone actually died.
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I find it very distasteful that people consider jokes about the morbidly obese to be funny or even appropriate especially in a case where someone actually died.
I do too.
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Originally Posted by The Central Scrutinizer View Post
So she gave birth then died of a heart attack. Just like the OP said.
For long enough values of "then", it is actually quite common.
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