Revealed: The heaviest babies born on Teesside in the past year
The heaviest baby born on Teesside last year weighed more than 12 pounds, it has been revealed.
The Gazette asked Teesside hospital trusts the weights of the five heaviest babies recorded in their hospitals throughout the past year.
And the heaviest of the lot was a newborn delivered at North Tees Hospital, which weighed-in at an incredible 12lb 3oz.
Due to data protection laws we weren’t able to find out whether the child was a boy or a girl.
As for the heaviest baby in the country, this was recorded in the Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals trust - with the newborn weighing 15lb 8oz.
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