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The Celebrity Body

by | 5th, December 2005

‘“PREGNANCY EXCLUSIVE,” says the front page of OK!. But it’s an oxymoron. No showbiz pregnancy can ever be exclusive. It exists as a thing to be shared with anyone, everyone. It’s as exclusive as air.

A medical marvel

Indeed, pretty much the only thing exclusive about this story is that the embryo is exclusively growing inside GMTV presenter Kate Garraway.

But even then, after reading the insights into her condition, we come away feeling a little queasy and not entirely certain if her pregnancy is contagious. She’s got it. We’ve got it. And now you’re gonna get it.

Listen in as Kate has her scan. “The baby is fine,” says Kate. It’s got “all its arms and legs”. Although Kate fails to show us a picture of the scan, an oversight possibly brought about by the problems in her life.

Oh, yes, this is no perfect celebrity life. Kate and her husband Derek are having “so many problems” with building work at their home. “We’re in chaos for the next few months.”

And then the there’s the morning sickness. Kate was worried “kidney problems” had returned, but phew! – it wasn’t that. It was a baby.

But should Kate be careful because of those “kidney problems”. “No, apparently not,” says Kate. Phew again.

But before

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