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Did you know this doctor performed the first successful kidney transplant between humans who were not identical twins – Face2Face Africa

Did you know this doctor performed the first successful kidney transplant between humans who were not identical twins  Face2Face Africa “twins research” – Google News

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National policies and care provision in pregnancy and childbirth for twins in Eastern and Southern Africa: A mixed-methods multi-country study – PLoS Blogs

National policies and care provision in pregnancy and childbirth for twins in Eastern and Southern Africa: A mixed-methods multi-country study  PLoS Blogs Claudia Hanson and colleagues review national guidance available in Eastern and Southern African countries for the care of twin pregnancies, and use … “twins research” – Google News

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An Ethical Dilemma In A Case Of Conjoined Twins From East Africa – NPR

NPR An Ethical Dilemma In A Case Of Conjoined Twins From East AfricaNPRBut even in the wealthiest of nations, it's not easy to make decisions about how to treat conjoined twins. If surgery is warranted, it is a long and difficult procedure. And there are ethical considerations that transcend culture. Dr. Allan Goldstein …Conjoined Twins […]

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Conjoined Twins From East Africa Came To The U.S. For Surgery … – NPR

NPR Conjoined Twins From East Africa Came To The U.S. For Surgery …NPRThe CT scan (left) shows the twins before the surgical separation. At right; a three-dimensional reconstruction of the CT scan was used to help doctors prepare …Marathon 19 hour surgery separated conjoined twins fused at the …MetroConjoined Twins Ethical Dilemma: When Parents Need to […]

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Quartz Daily Brief—Europe and Africa edition—Climate conference wraps, Mayer … – Quartz

Quartz Daily Brief—Europe and Africa edition—Climate conference wraps, Mayer …Quartz“This was the year we were supposed to get hoverboards and flying cars. Instead we got more robots that fall over. They may build our cars and clean some of our floors, but for the most part, robots remain tucked away in research facilities and space […]

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Identical twin US astronauts to serve as research subjects – Reuters Africa

UPI.com Identical twin US astronauts to serve as research subjectsReuters Africa"This is sort of our first foray into the genetic aspects of spaceflight," said John Charles, chief scientist with NASA's human research program at the Johnson Space Center in Houston. "A study like this is going to be mostly observational, just see …Twins to take […]

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African American children in Mennonite families bridge two worlds – Middle East North Africa Financial Network

African American children in Mennonite families bridge two worldsMiddle East North Africa Financial NetworkThe 17-year-old twins drive a horse-drawn buggy, wear long dresses and white head coverings, and see their friends at church on Sundays. Done with education at 14, after finishing eighth grade, Jasmine works as a teacher's aide, and Janelle helps her … […]

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