Fast Facts About the Kids
The McCaugheys' septuplets: Brandon, Joel, Kelsey, Kenny, Natalie, Alexis, Nathan, all born November 19, 1997
The McCaugheys' eldest daughter: Mikayla, born January 3, 1996
Alexis was diagnosed with hypotonic quadriplegia, which causes muscular weakness in all four limbs.
Nathan has spastic diplegia, a condition that causes spasms in the legs.
Alexis and Natalie had feeding problems (severe reflux) when they were younger, which often required tube feedings from a pump that would drip a high-calorie liquid directly into their stomachs.
Brandon, Joel, Kelsey, Kenny, Natalie are thriving and healthy.