Cheryl feared son Bear would get swapped at birth

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Cheryl has admitted she feared that her son with Liam Payne, Bear, would be swapped with another baby in the hospital after he was born.

In a new interview, the singer opened up about her child – who arrived back in 2017 – recalling her worries after Bear was born.

“When I had him, first of all I wouldn’t let the doctors take him out of the room,” she explained on RuPaul and Michelle Visage’s podcast What’s The Tee?.

Cheryl feared son Bear would get swapped at birth


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“I’d read this story about two girls being swapped at birth and it was playing on my mind. I was so irrational… I didn’t want anyone to take him.”

Meanwhile, earlier this year Cheryl opened up about her split from Liam in 2018, explaining that they still enjoy a “healthy, good relationship”.

Cheryl feared son Bear would get swapped at birth

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“Things are great. I’m actually really happy that we can be the way we are,” she said. “We love and care about each other a lot and we share a child. It’s really important that we’re able to have a very healthy good relationship.

“We’re going to be in each other’s lives forever so we’ve got to figure it out and be grown-up about it.”

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