Conjoined Twins News
Doctors Use 3-D Models, Special Balloons to Separate Conjoined Sisters
Doctors at a Texas hospital explained today how they used 3-D modeling, injectable dye and special "balloons" to safely separate two conjoined sisters earlier this week. Sisters Ximena and Scarlett Hernandez-Torres were born connected at the waist, sharing a colon and bladder -- a 1 in 50 million
Conjoined Infant Twins, Connected at Waist Separated in Long Surgery
A pair of conjoined babies sharing several internal organs were separated today in 12-hours surgery, according to hospital officials. Sisters Ximena and Scarlett Hernandez-Torres were born connected at the waist, sharing a colon and bladder -- a 1 in 50 million chance -- according to the Driscoll
Texas Conjoined Twins Successfully Separated
And a medical miracle in Texas doctors have successfully separated two sisters who were joined below the waist the operation on the ten month old girls. Took about fifteen hours surgeons at the hospital in Corpus Christi say they're optimistic about the girl's future. They will require additional
7 Potential Running Mates for Donald Trump
Donald Trump is not yet the Republican presidential nominee, and he may not end up winning the 1,237 delegates needed to secure the nomination before this summer’s GOP convention. If he doesn't, he may be ousted at the convention in favor of another contender. But, then again, he may end up being
Sarah Paulson on 'Responsibility' of Playing Marcia Clark: 'I Wanted to Get It Right'
Sarah Paulson is all the buzz these days: She has successfully transformed into former prosecutor Marcia Clark in the hit FX series "The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story," but despite the rave reviews her performance is getting, she admits she felt apprehensive about taking on the role.
Sarah Paulson on 'American Crime Story' and 'American Horror Story'
Paulson appears on Popcorn with Peter Travers and talks about her much buzzed about starring roles on FX's "American Crime Story" and "American Horror Story."
Formerly Conjoined Texas Twins Celebrate One Year Since Separation
Formerly conjoined twin girls Adeline and Knatalye Mata were wheeled into an operating room at Texas Children’s Hospital one year ago today to undergo a highly complicated and risky surgery to separate them. They were just 10 months old at the time and had spent their entire young lives living
What Happened to 2015's Most Memorable Medical Patients
As we close out the year, we want to look back and check in with some of our favorite medical subjects of the last 12 months to see how they're faring after they made headlines. Zion Harvey Get a Double Hand Transplant Less than a year after undergoing a double hand transplant, Zion Harvey is still
Ben Carson Cancels Trip to Africa, Israel Due to 'Significant Security Concerns'
Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson is canceling his foreign policy trip to Israel and Africa, which was set for the end of December. Carson's campaign said the decision to cancel the trip was made Wednesday afternoon. “We decided yesterday afternoon to cancel based on significant
Formerly Conjoined Twins Visit Doctors 13 Years After Landmark Operation
Known as the "Las Dos Marias," formerly conjoined twin sisters Maria de Jesus and Maria Teresa Alvarez arrived at the Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA to bring cheer to the doctors and nurses who helped separate them more than 13 years ago. The identical twins were a year old when they underwent a