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Margaret and Mary Gibbs

Margaret Gibbs gets a kiss from her fiancee while her conjoined twin sister Mary looks on, 1930´s. Margaret’s fiancé would only marry her if the women were separated, which they decided against as they were told they would probably be unable to walk afterwards. 9 more words

Review: One by Sarah Crossan

One by Sarah Crossan
Genre: Contemporary, Twin Fiction
Published by: Bloomsbury Children’s Books
Pages: 448
Format: ARC E-Book
Rating: ?
Where to Find: Goodreads | … 558 more words

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One by Sarah Crossan (Review)

I received a free copy via edelweiss for review purposes.

I was initially drawn to One because of the cover, because it is lovely. Then I read the synopsis and I knew I needed this book in my life. 249 more words

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Texas Couple Welcomes Identical Triplets, 2 Conjoined

At 4 pounds, 11 ounces each, the Torres triplets were born at an uncommonly healthy birthweight (triplets typically weigh in at only 4 pounds). But that’s not their only rarity. 313 more words

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Marsha Yandell RN, Jacksonville, FL

Facts About Conjoined Twins
Births of conjoined twins, whose skin and internal organs are fused together, are rare. Conjoined twins occur once every 200,000 live births, and their survival is anything but assured. 1,046 more words

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Doctors successfully separate conjoined twins

The parents of conjoined twins Carter and Conner Mirabal say the boys have been separated.

The parents announced the news Monday morning on their Facebook page, … 201 more words

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From 1 crib to 2: Conjoined twin boys separated at 5 months

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — For the first time in their 5-month-old lives, conjoined twins Carter and Conner squirmed in separate cribs.

The Jacksonville boys who shared a liver and small intestine were successfully separated Thursday after a 12-hour operation by three surgeons, five anesthesiologists and 12 other staffers. 407 more words

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