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Kelly Clarkson opens up about having her tubes tied: ‘I’m thankful to never be pregnant again’

The singer reveals she’s grateful to be done having children
Kelly Clarkson

Kelly Clarkson has opened up about having her fallopian tubes tied to ensure she won’t have any more children, after experiencing difficult pregnancies with both her daughter River and son Remington.

Last month, the singer also revealed that her husband Brandon Blackstock had undergone a vasectomy.

“I am super thankful I’m never going to be pregnant again,” she told Extra

“I have my beautiful children and I’m done!”

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Kelly Clarkson

The former American Idol winner is a proud mum to two-year-old daughter River and six-month-old son called Remington.

She is also stepmum to Brandon’s children: Savannah, 14, and 11-year-old Seth.

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The 34-year-old made the decision to have her tubes tied following difficult pregnancies with her two children.

“Nausea is for weak people. It was, like, hospitalisation. It’s, like, bad. I had the worst pregnancies ever. I would end up in the hospital, dehydrated. People had to come to our house and I’d be on fluids,” said the ‘Since You’ve Been Gone’ hitmaker.

“Apparently that’s what it takes to make amazing babies, because they’re both stellar. We’ve made them and it’s done.”

When quizzed about how she manages to juggle raising a family and her singing career, the supermum reveals she’s still trying to figure it out.

“We’re still working on [the balance]. It’s pretty hard, being a working mom – I’m not gonna lie – but it’s worth it for not only my little girls, but our boys to see women working and still being able to do that and accomplish being a great mom, which I feel like I’m doing. I think it’s worth it definitely.”

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