American reality television personality, socialite, model and entrepreneur Kim Kardashian, and rapper husband, Kanye West, have announced the birth of their third child (a girl) via surrogate.
The baby was delivered on Monday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in L.A., where the family’s doctor Dr. Paul Crane oversaw the delivery.
In a statement released on Kardashian’s official site, the star expressed gratitude and happiness.
“Kanye and I are happy to announce the arrival of our healthy, beautiful baby girl.
“We are incredibly grateful to our surrogate who made our dreams come true with the greatest gift one could give and to our wonderful doctors and nurses for their special care.
“North and Saint are especially thrilled to welcome their baby sister”.
The idea of a surrogate mother came after Kim had complications during the birth of saint that resulted from placenta accreta
She took to her website on Thursday to give her fans an update on how she is bonding with her baby girl, who has yet to be named, after she was welcomed via ‘gestational carrier’ on Monday.
‘The connection with our baby came instantly and it’s as if she was with us the whole time,’ the wife of Kanye West noted.