Baby Leo tips scales at 12lb 4oz!
A baby boy who tipped the scales at 12lb 4oz is thought to be the heaviest newborn to come into the world at Northampton General Hospital.
Leo was born by natural delivery to Davinia and James Swanston, both 37, on September 28.
The couple, of Greens Norton, had been ‘on radar’ since the 28th week of pregnancy after it was confirmed the baby was measuring large for gestational age. They were sent for regular growth scans to investigate further and the baby was predicted to weigh 8lbs 3oz at eight months.
Their eldest child, Noah, was 9lb 4oz at birth.
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