Oh, baby! Norton records delivery record for second straight month

Oh, baby! Norton records delivery record for second straight month
The baby boom continued last month at Norton Women's and Children's Hospital in Saint Matthews. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - The baby boom continued last month at Norton Women's and Children's Hospital in Saint Matthews.

The team there delivered a record number of babies for the second month in a row.

Norton confirmed on Tuesday that 543 babies were born in August. That’s about 18 a day.

That total beat July’s previous all-time record of 537.

Norton Hospital in downtown Louisville also saw an upward trend, delivering the most babies at that location since September 2017, which included 11 sets of twins.

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