Camel's Milk the Key to Fertility?

A Brazilian woman gave birth to a 14-pound baby. That is apparently not a record in Brazil, where a 16-pounder was born last year. We don't have the weight of a newborn in India, but we do know the man who claims to be the father is 88 years old. The man credits camel's milk for his success. Scientists say that makes absolutely no sense. Yet the price of camel's milk has now doubled.

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Good morning. Im Steve Inskeep with tales of procreation run wild. A Brazilian woman gave birth to a 14-pound baby. That is apparently not a record in Brazil, where a 16-pounder was born last year. We don't have the weight of a newborn in India, but we do know the man who claims to be the father is 88-years-old. The man credits camel's milk for his success. Scientists say that makes absolutely no sense. Yet the price of camel's milk has now doubled. Youre listening to MORNING EDITION.

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