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Posted: Saturday, August 18, 2012 4:30 am | Updated: 10:02 am, Mon Aug 20, 2012.

FORT HOOD — The staff of the Women’s Health Center at Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center keeps the doors of vacant labor and delivery rooms open — lately, they’ve all been shut as Fort Hood sees its highest number of births in four years.

Last month, 246 babies were born at the hospital, 50 more than the July before, said Lt. Col. Nancy Parson, chief of maternal child health.

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      • posted at 10:13 am on Mon, Aug 20, 2012.

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        Wow. That's a lot of babies. I predict the record will be broken this October.

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