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 Could Conjoined Twins Share a Mind?
Could Conjoined Twins Share a Mind?
Four-year-old Krista and Tatiana Hogan are joined at the heads, known as craniopagus. The way the girls’ brains formed beneath the surface of their fused skulls, however, makes them beyond rare: their neural anatomy is unique, at least in the annals of recorded scientific literature. Their brain images reveal what looks like an attenuated line stretching between the two organs. picked by suebe 5 months ago
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 ´Snake´ conjoined twins
´Snake´ conjoined twins
An astonished mother has told how she gave birth to conjoined twins despite being told by medics she was expecting two normal babies.

Scans and ultrasound tests had failed to pick up that the babies were joined at the waist, forming one long body with a head at each end. picked by AutumnLotus 2 years ago
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 World-first operation on conjoined twins a success
World-first operation on conjoined twins a success
A BANGKOK hospital says it has performed the world's first successful operation on conjoined twins whose hearts and livers were connected. picked by AutumnLotus 5 years ago
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 Faith & Hope Doing Well
Faith & Hope Doing Well
Conjoined twins, born to an 18 year old mother, share a single liver, which means they may be successfully separated in the future.

Follow up to cb_'s earlier post picked by suebe 3 years ago
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 Conjoined Twins
Conjoined Twins [video]
No matter how different they may look to the rest of us they live an incredibly normal life. A feelgood video. I really didn't know how to categorize it. picked by Bornbad 5 years ago
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 Parents Must Decide if Conjoined Twins Should Be Separated
Parents Must Decide if Conjoined Twins Should Be Separated
Tor and Mandy Bailey have already faced the most difficult question of all. That came early in her pregnancy two years ago, when they were told that the twins she was carrying were conjoined and were advised to abort the pregnancy. picked by TchEngRox 4 years ago
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 Conjoined Twins Separated in Utah
Conjoined Twins Separated in Utah
The girls had been joined at the bottom of their spinal cords. Doctors also had to separate some of the girls' shared tissue, muscles and nerves. picked by DrNothing 4 years ago
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 Hope Dies
Hope Dies
Hope Williams, one of the two conjoined twins who were being separated today has died.

Her sister Faith is said to be stable.

Update to this and this picked by pocksucket 3 years ago
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 Two-Headed Turtle Goes on Display in Pa.
Two-Headed Turtle Goes on Display in Pa.
A pet store has bought a two-headed turtle from a collector and plans to keep it on display, the store manager said. The 2-month-old turtle, actually conjoined red-eared slider twins, fits on a silver dollar. picked by AutumnLotus 4 years ago
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 Conjoined Twins Operation Success
Conjoined Twins Operation Success
For 25 hours a team of 16 physicians operated on Bangladeshi twins Trishna and Krishna, who were joined at the head. The operation was apparently successful, even the delicate operation of separating the girls' brain tissue. picked by Ankabout 2 years ago
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 Conjoined barn swallows cause stir
Conjoined barn swallows cause stir
It's an Arkansas bird story that at first might be hard to swallow. A pair of conjoined barn swallows, attached at the hip by skin and possibly muscle tissue, will be sent to the Smithsonian Institution for study and examination, picked by bernardblack 3 years ago
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 Share Some Sugar: Web platform for neighbors to share with each other
Share Some Sugar: Web platform for neighbors to share with each other
Helps you find someone in your neighborhood or group of friends who is willing to lend or rent you something that you need.

*really cool* picked by Bornbad 1 year ago
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 Rare tree kangaroo species has twins at Neb. zoo
Rare tree kangaroo species has twins at Neb. zoo
Nebraska zookeepers are seeing double and they're thrilled about it, with the birth of twins to a rare species of tree kangaroo. picked by AutumnLotus 3 years ago
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 Twins who were separated at birth sue for damages
Twins who were separated at birth sue for damages
Spanish twins who were separated at birth through a hospital error - then reunited as adults through a fluke - are suing for millions in damages, as is a third woman who grew up thinking, erroneously, that she was one of the twins, a lawyer said Tuesday. picked by indisguise 3 years ago
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 British woman pregnant with Siamese twins with two heads but only one body
British woman pregnant with Siamese twins with two heads but only one body
A British woman plans to make history by becoming the nation's first mother to give birth to Siamese twins with separate heads but only one body. picked by Franz6 3 years ago
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 Born on the same day to the same mother - but they're NOT twins
Born on the same day to the same mother - but they're NOT twins
To everyone who sees them, five-month-old Ame and Lia look like twins. And they were indeed born to the same mother just minutes apart. Amazingly, however, the sisters are not twins. They were conceived three weeks apart thanks to a million-to-one medical rarity. picked by maxriter 4 years ago
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 Survival chances improve for rare koala twins
Survival chances improve for rare koala twins
The world's only koala twins, born seven months ago and raised in a south China zoo, have passed a critical development stage and now have a good chance of surviving, a zoo official said on Monday. picked by AutumnLotus 4 years ago
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 Proud parents show off their million-to-one black and white twins
Proud parents show off their million-to-one black and white twins
Welcoming new twins into the world is always a momentous event. But when brothers Ryan and Leo arrived they had an extra surprise for their parents - they were born with different coloured skin. For one twin to be black and one to be white is so rare that it is thought by medical experts to be a one in a million occurrence. picked by AutumnLotus 3 years ago
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 My Babies are Named Faith and Hope
My Babies are Named Faith and Hope
A British teenager is about to become the world's youngest mother of conjoined twins. picked by cb__ 3 years ago
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 Dallas Twins Have Different Dads
Dallas Twins Have Different Dads
Like most twins, 11-month-old Justin and Jordan have a lot in common. But it’s what they do not have in common that has a lot of people, including their parents, calling them a miracle of science. picked by sharon22 2 years ago
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 The Hensel twins turn 18 this year.
The Hensel twins turn 18 this year.
Quite a feat if you know anything about them. picked by JOHNDX 3 years ago
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