Fake: Woman gives birth to 17 babies in a day

Woman gives birth to 17 babies in a day, this is the title of the fake news that is being shared on social media networks like Facebook.

In this fake news post, it is claimed that:

  • Catherine Bridges from Indianapolis gave birth
  • She gave birth to 17 babies
  • In a period of 29 hours
  • There is a picture to proof it all
Woman gives birth to 17 babies in a day
The picture of the fake news that is being shared on Facebook

Woman gives birth to 17 babies in a day

It is not possible for a woman to carry 17 babies. That is just insane.

Why is it fake

The main goal of these type of fake news is to spread the underlying message, or attract users to websites.

If you see a post titled ‘woman gives birth to 17 babies in a day’ on your Facebook timeline, then please do report it as fake news.

The fake news is hosted on a satirical website.