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Kate Gosselin Opens Up to Dr. Oz

Reality TV mom opened up to daytime doc
Kate Gosselin, Dr. Mehmet Oz

Kate Gosselin, Dr. Mehmet Oz

One of reality television's biggest stars came clean last week on daytime TV. Kate Gosselin of Jon and Kate Plus 8 and Kate Plus 8 fame sat down with Dr. Mehmet Oz to talk about single motherhood, tabloid rumors and child abuse allegations. 

The mother who raised twins Cara and Mady and sextuplets Aaden, Colin, Joel, Alexis, Hannah and Leah in the spotlight claimed she doesn't know why she receives so much scrutiny. "I'm just a mom like all of the moms everywhere." She also referred to being a mom as a "stinking, hard job" over the applause of the studio audience.

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When Dr. Oz asked about some of the pressures she faces, Gosselin stated, "Well, I'm down a parent." Kate and ex-husband Jon Gosselin divorced in 2009. 

On the tabloids, Gosselin quipped, "I could live my whole life without them".