Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cambridge is pregnant. http://youtu.be/43wrBm7Oe8s

The official spokesperson for the royal couple has announced that The Duchess, better-known as the former Kate Middleton, and husband Prince William are expecting their first child.

Middleton, 30, is already experiencing acute morning sickness, according to the statement, and has been admitted to London's King Edward VII Hospital, where she's expected to remain for a few days for treatment and observation.

"The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Prince of Wales, The Duchess of Cornwall and Prince Harry and members of both families are delighted with the news," the statement declares.

William, 30, and Middleton were married in April of 2011.