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{ Monthly Archives } November 2015

In rare surgery, PGI docs separate conjoined twins – Chandigarh Tribune

Chandigarh Tribune In rare surgery, PGI docs separate conjoined twinsChandigarh TribuneAssociate Professor at the Paediatrics Department Ravi Kanojia said the conjoined twins, Jannat and Mannat, were brought to the PGI by their father Mohammad Salim, a daily wage labourer, from Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh. They were joined at their …Successful operation on conjoined twins- Joined at […]

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Conjoined twins separated after 8-hour operation at PGI, Chandigarh – Hindustan Times

Hindustan Times Conjoined twins separated after 8-hour operation at PGI, ChandigarhHindustan TimesPerforming one of the rarest surgeries, a team of doctors at Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) successfully separated two conjoined sisters — Jannat and Mannat — on November 23. According to Dr Ravi Kanojia, associate …and more » twins research – Google […]

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My best parenting advice: Don’t keep score with your partner – Washington Post

Washington Post My best parenting advice: Don't keep score with your partnerWashington PostA new Pew Research Center survey, which analyzes how working parents divvy tasks when it comes to raising kids and running a household, leads me to believe I am not alone. The report …. Lauren Apfel is a writer and mother of four […]

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How did astronauts spend Thanksgiving? – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science Monitor How did astronauts spend Thanksgiving?Christian Science MonitorKelly and his identical twin brother Mark, who is on earth, are participating in a series of experiments to test how long-term spaceflight affects the body, according to NASA. Researchers are also comparing the twins to see how spaceflight may impact …and more » twins research – Google […]

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How did astronauts spend Thanksgiving? – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science Monitor How did astronauts spend Thanksgiving?Christian Science MonitorKelly and his identical twin brother Mark, who is on earth, are participating in a series of experiments to test how long-term spaceflight affects the body, according to NASA. Researchers are also comparing the twins to see how spaceflight may impact …and more » twins research – Google […]

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Twins interact with each other as early as 14 weeks in the womb – Deseret News

Deseret News Twins interact with each other as early as 14 weeks in the wombDeseret NewsIt's no surprise there's a special bond between twins, but did you know that it begins in the womb? A 2010 study from researchers at Italy's University of Parma and University of Turin found that twins interact socially with each […]

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ICH Surgeons Explore Ways to Separate Conjoined Twins – The New Indian Express

The New Indian Express ICH Surgeons Explore Ways to Separate Conjoined TwinsThe New Indian ExpressCHENNAI: Paediatric surgeons at the Institute of Child Health (ICH), Egmore, are examining ways to separate conjoined twins, one of them headless, but sharing a few organs with the complete boy baby. The baby, born to M Lakshmi (24) and P […]

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In an unlikely place, life has been percolating – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

In an unlikely place, life has been percolatingPittsburgh Post-GazetteNow the researchers who made both of those discoveries have hit another jackpot: the discovery of a “veritable zoo” of multicellular creatures living in the wet rock fissures of the gold and diamond mines of the Witwaterstrand Basin of South Africa …and more » twins research – Google […]

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Many African-Americans see two sides to Ben Carson – PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour Many African-Americans see two sides to Ben CarsonPBS NewsHour“Black people were proud that Carson had become a famous surgeon and had accomplished what no one else ever had in separating the twins,” said Fredrick Harris, director of the Institute for Research in African-American Studies at Columbia University.and more » twins research – Google News

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For many African-Americans, there are 2 Ben Carsons – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free Press For many African-Americans, there are 2 Ben CarsonsDetroit Free Press"Black people were proud that Carson had become a famous surgeon and had accomplished what no one else ever had in separating the twins," said Fredrick Harris, director of the Institute for Research in African-American Studies at Columbia University.and more » twins research – […]

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