An 11-year-old girl has given birth to a baby. and is now believed to be the youngest mother to give birth in the UK. reported on Sunday
Sun reported that the 10-year-old when she was pregnant gave birth earlier this month at 30 weeks of age.
“This is the youngest mother I’ve ever heard of,” Doctor Carol Cooper told the store.
“Weight affects many hormones. because the child weighs more Puberty is happening sooner,” she added.
The pregnancy shocked the girl’s family. who did not know she was pregnant, media reports.
“It was a shock,” a source who knew the family told the outlet.
“Now she is surrounded by the help of experts. The important thing is that you and your child are okay.”
Social services and the police are investigating at the moment.
“There is a question why people don’t know. That is very worrying,” a source told The Sun.
The youngest mother in the UK is Tressa Middleton, who was 12 when she gave birth in 2006.