Archive for ‘Medical Miracle’

November 26, 2012

New MRI Offers a “Womb with a View”

New technology shows twins may not be friends from the very start together.

http://www.reuters.com/video/2012/11/26/womb-with-a-view-shows-unique-slice-of-t?videoId=239385427&videoChannel=6

November 16, 2012

Twins Have Hope After Rare Disorder Strikes

Only 100 people world wide have “severe combined immune deficiency” and two are little girls from Pa. All the best!

http://www.wtae.com/news/local/allegheny/Twins-with-rare-disorder-to-receive-life-saving-miracle/-/10927008/17437148/-/x978x1/-/index.html?absolute=true

November 13, 2012

Conjoined Twins: Seven Stories of Success

Conjoined twins start out with a stacked deck but more and more are becoming modern medical miracles!

http://news.yahoo.com/7-miracle-cases-successfully-separated-conjoined-twins-125200471.html

May 15, 2012

Canadian Twins Celebrate Record Breaking Transplant

Johanna received a kidney from her twin Lana in 1960. 52 years later they are happy, healthy record setting sisters!

http://www.globalwinnipeg.com/health/twins+celebrate+record-breaking+kidney+transplant/6442640973/story.html

April 20, 2012

Maryland “MoMo” Twins Have 1st Checkup

Nolan and Brooks Bauer were born Feb.13th. The shared one fetal sack and placenta. A condition called “monochorionic”. On their first pediatrician’ s visit all is going well.

http://www.baltimoresun.com/health/bs-md-momo-twins-first-trip-20120419,0,1093541.story

April 18, 2012

Twin Mom Survives 4 Heart Attacks & A Stroke During Birth

George Cormack experienced an amniotic fluid embolism while having her twins. Bless you George (and yes her name is George)!

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2131418/Pregnancy-Miracle-mother-survives-heart-attacks-stroke-gives-birth-twins.html