The successful separation of two year old conjoined twins at Kenyatta National Hospital marked a medical milestone in Kenya. Other than South Africa, very few successful separations have been performed in sub-Saharan Africa. 899 more words
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VALHALLA, N.Y. — Nicole McDonald eases her silver minivan across Bear Mountain Bridge and hooks a right onto the steep two-lane highway.
The road twists like a snake up the mountainous incline, an old route where the road’s edge blends into beautiful greenery and perilous cliffs overlook the Hudson River. 2,488 more words
PHILADELPHIA – North Carolina twins who were born joined at the head are now sleeping side-by-side after surgery in Philadelphia.
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Conjoined twins who were connected at the head were successfully separated at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
The surgery on the 10-month-old infants, Abby and Erin Delaney, took place on June 7, and was led by Drs. 266 more words
Rare conjoined twin sisters living in Connecticut successfully fought for their lives after a doctor told their parents they would only live to be 3 days old. 147 more words