The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting her first child, the palace has confirmed.
"Their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that the Duchess of Cambridge is expecting a baby," the palace said in a statement this morning.
The palace statement said Middleton was admitted to the hospital today for hyperemesis gravidarum.
No word yet on the due date for the highly-anticipated royal birth.
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