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Conjoined twins dad’s heartbreaking choice that would save one but kill other – Irish Mirror

Conjoined twins dad’s heartbreaking choice that would save one but kill other  Irish Mirror ‘They are together, they are equal’: the agonising choice facing father of conjoined twins  The Guardian Dad of conjoined twins faces heartbreaking decision of having them separated – killing one and saving the o  The Sun What’s on TV: Monday  The Times View full coverage […]

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It’s a race against time to save a young Iowa woman with rare, aggressive ALS – Des Moines Register

It’s a race against time to save a young Iowa woman with rare, aggressive ALS  Des Moines Register Jaci Hermstad of Spencer lost her twin to ALS eight years ago. Now she has it. A medication has been developed just for her but will it be ready in time? “twins research” – Google News

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NHS could save 100 stillborn babies with better treatment of women pregnant with twins and triplets – Daily Mail

NHS could save 100 stillborn babies with better treatment of women pregnant with twins and triplets  Daily Mail Poor care for UK women pregnant with multiple babies causes 100 stillbirths a year, research suggests. The NHS has guidance on multiple births but it is ‘pot … “twins research” – Google News

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Clinicians scramble to save twins from the disease that took their brother – STAT

Clinicians scramble to save twins from the disease that took their brother  STAT In the weeks after the twins were born, a team of clinicians went to extraordinary lengths to get them an experimental medication. “twins research” – Google News

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East Bay parents trying to save twins from rare Ashkenazi disease – The Jewish News of Northern California

East Bay parents trying to save twins from rare Ashkenazi disease  The Jewish News of Northern California Gabi Ilinetsky was a happy new mother, overjoyed with her 3-month-old twins, Yoel and Yael. But she was starting to get an odd feeling about Yoel’s … “twins research” – Google News

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Mass. General Dilemma: Separate Conjoined Twins To Save One, Or Let Both Die? – WBUR

WBUR Mass. General Dilemma: Separate Conjoined Twins To Save One, Or Let Both Die?WBURThe East African twins were born conjoined into a sort of a Y shape: They had separate heads and torsos, but they were connected lower down, at the abdomen and the pelvis. They shared a liver and a bladder and other lower-body […]

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Couple forced to sacrifice conjoined twins to save their son | Metro … – Metro

Metro Couple forced to sacrifice conjoined twins to save their son | Metro …MetroA couple who were expecting triplets were forced to sacrifice conjoined twins in order to save the other baby.Heartbreaking decision! Couple expecting triplets forced to sacrifice conjoined twins to save oneTUKO.CO.KEall 2 news articles » conjoined twins – Google News

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Couple forced to sacrifice conjoined twins to save their son – Metro

Metro Couple forced to sacrifice conjoined twins to save their sonMetroA couple who were expecting triplets were forced to sacrifice conjoined twins in order to save the other baby. Jemma Haig, 20, and her fiancé Murray McKirdy were over the moon when a routine scan revealed that they were expecting not one but three …Heartbreaking […]

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Conjoined from chest to pelvis: 3-D printing helped save these babies – Washington Post

Washington Post Conjoined from chest to pelvis: 3-D printing helped save these babiesWashington PostThe girls had thoraco-omphalo-pyopagus — which means they were connected from the chest all the way down to their shared pelvis. Conjoined twins occur when a single fertilized egg — destined to become a pair of identical babies — fails to completely […]

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Mexico Aims To Save Babies And Moms With Modern Midwifery – NPR (blog)

NPR (blog) Mexico Aims To Save Babies And Moms With Modern MidwiferyNPR (blog)She delivered her first set of twins almost 30 years ago. Today she mostly does home visits before and after a baby is born. Most women in childbirth are sent to the hospital 30 minutes away. But in an emergency, rugged dirt roads […]

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