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{ Monthly Archives } October 2013

Xiao Feng, 2-Year-Old, Gives ‘Birth’ To Own Twin In China: Report – Huffington Post

Xiao Feng, 2-Year-Old, Gives 'Birth' To Own Twin In China: ReportHuffington PostThe fetus, doctors say, was Feng's twin. Identical twins occur when a fertilized egg splits in two. Conjoined twins occur when a fertilized egg begins to split, but fails to do so completely. In Feng's case, the fetus was his conjoined twin that had […]

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Photos show smoking twin looks older, research published in Plastic and … – The Daily Telegraph

Photos show smoking twin looks older, research published in Plastic and …The Daily TelegraphThe research, published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, took twins where one was a smoker and one was a non smoker, or twins with a smoking history with five years difference. Plastic surgeons analysed the pictures without knowing which twin was … twins […]

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New IVF Research Shows Single Embryo Transfer with Comprehensive … – Sacramento Bee

New IVF Research Shows Single Embryo Transfer with Comprehensive …Sacramento BeeAccording to the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (www.ASRM.org) the incidence of twins resulting from assisted reproductive technologies is more than 20 times greater than that of naturally conceived twins. Additionally, research has shown …and more » twins research – Google News

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Twin study ‘proves’ smoking causes premature aging – Medical News Today

New York Daily News Twin study 'proves' smoking causes premature agingMedical News TodayMedical professionals have long said that smoking may speed up the aging process. Now, new research has provided further evidence of this. A study has revealed that twins who smoke show more signs of premature facial aging compared with their identical …Smoking really does […]

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Previously Conjoined Twin Passes Away Days After First Birthday – News One

Previously Conjoined Twin Passes Away Days After First BirthdayNews OneA'zhari Jones (pink bow), one of the formerly conjoined female twins, who made surgical history when she and her sister were surgically separated by doctors last year at the Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU, passed away on Sunday night, just days … conjoined twins – Google […]

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Researcher Dr. Victoria Hallet, studying twins and autism – Autism Daily Newscast

Autism Daily Newscast Researcher Dr. Victoria Hallet, studying twins and autismAutism Daily NewscastDr. Hallet's ongoing research focuses on exploring the association between autism spectrum conditions and anxiety difficulties, using behavioural genetic and physiological techniques. Dr. Hallet first began her work on twins and autism while working on … twins research – Google News

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JPMorgan’s $13 billion settlement deal with Justice Dept. at risk of failing apart – Washington Post

Washington Post JPMorgan's $ 13 billion settlement deal with Justice Dept. at risk of failing apartWashington Post“Given the fact that JPMorgan initially acknowledged that it acquired the liabilities, it would make a mockery of the FDIC as receiver if creditors of the WaMu estate were to bear the cost,” said Joshua Rosner, managing director of […]

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Smoking really does make you look older, a twin study confirms – Today.com

Smoking really does make you look older, a twin study confirmsToday.comIn what is perhaps the best detail of the study, researchers used the annual Twins Days Festival in Twinsburg, Ohio (the "Largest Annual Gathering of Twins in the World!") to round up the 79 identical pairs they include in the report. A panel of three […]

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Twin panda cubs in Zoo Atlanta get names via vote – CCTV

Twin panda cubs in Zoo Atlanta get names via voteCCTVThe winning names were selected by a national vote from five sets of names provided by the zoo's partners at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in China. The voting contest opened on Oct. 9 and closed on Oct.21, hosted online through …and more » twins […]

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Edison park turns purple for pancreatic cancer research, awareness – The Star-Ledger – NJ.com

Edison park turns purple for pancreatic cancer research, awarenessThe Star-Ledger – NJ.comHe went to the doctor. It was around this time five years ago that he got the devastating diagnosis. He pulled out of the race. His twins were 2 years old. That was their first year trick-or-treating. He remembers capturing it on video, and […]

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