Dr. Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor & Dr. Halina Are Expecting Twins Againjessie tan
Malaysia’s first astronaut, Datuk Dr. Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor recently took to his social media accounts to announce that he and his wife, Dr. Halina Mohd Yunos are expanding their family!
The good news didn’t stop there. Dr. Sheikh Muszaphar also revealed that another set of twins are on the way. For the uninitiated, the couple’s first pair, Sheikh Adam and Sheikh Noah were born in 2017.
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Pic – Expecting Twins again … Alhamdulillah – Syukur teramat . Dr Halina is now 13 weeks pregnant with twins . I’m just thrilled , speechless and over the moon … It’s like DejaVu all over again . We have always wanted a big family . But carrying twins during pregnancy is totally high risk as we have experienced that before . Double Nauseous Double Vomiting Double Bloating Double Craving Double Bleeding – which she did It was tough seeing Dr Halina undergoing through her 1st Trimester and still working as frontliners treating Covid patients and she truly deserve my utmost respect . The only thing I could do is to gain weight with her which is part of the deal – Haha Salam Everyone Love As Always Just sharing the good news PS – Do be strong my love . Just hang in there and leave the workload of the kids to me . ?
“Expecting twins again. Alhamdulillah, I’m so thankful. Dr Halina is now 13 weeks pregnant with twins. I’m just thrilled, speechless and over the moon. It’s like Deja Vu all over again. We have always wanted a big family,” the 48-year-old shared.
He continued, “But carrying twins during pregnancy is totally high risk as we have experienced that before; Double nauseous, double vomiting, double bloating, double craving, double bleeding – which she experienced. It was tough seeing Dr Halina undergoing through her 1st trimester and still working as a frontliner treating Covid-19 patients and she truly deserves my utmost respect.”
Many of Dr. Sheikh Muszaphar’s friends and followers have been leaving warm prayers and also congratulatory messages in response to the delightful news. Besides Instagram, the recent announcement has also sent local netizens into a frenzy on Twitter. He even became a trending topic online.
One particular reaction that caught our attention is the tweet from @aqilbean, who commented about the surgeon’s facial hair. According to him, “Wow. Those beard really works! Congrats both of you! Dr Halina once commented on Dr. Sheikh Muszaphar IG ‘Don’t shave if you want baby number 5’. Looks like it’s not gonna be just num 5, but baby num 6 also!”
Wow. Those beard really works! Congrats both of you! Dr Halina once commented on Dr. Sheikh Muszaphar ig ‘Dont shave if you want baby num 5’. Looks like it’s not gonna be just num 5, but baby num 6 also! ?? https://t.co/MO5vfKs0f3
— KIL (@aqilbean) June 18, 2020
Dr. Sheikh Muszaphar and Dr. Halina are expecting twins for the second timeeeeeee!!!!!!!!! Aaaaaaa congrats my idolllll ???☝ pic.twitter.com/bqdc56z5CW
— aenä? (@ainahunwick) June 18, 2020
the way he addressed her as 'Dr Halina' not wife i'm ? He respect her as Woman…..he called her name ?? mana nak carik laki mcm Dr Sheikh Muszaphar pic.twitter.com/oyTxz8jeyQ
— iamcrazycowbear (@iamcrazycowbear) June 18, 2020
The lovebirds also have 2 daughters together, Sophea Isabella and Sophea Natasha, in addition to the twin boys.
Congrats to the happy family!