Shocking Medical Marvels Around The World
Meet 7 medical marvels from around the world.
Meet Krista and Tatiana Hogan were born on 25th October, 2006 were Canadians who were conjoined craniopagus twins. Tatiana is smaller and less robust than Krista. Their brains are locked together but separate so although they can both control one of the other’s limbs; they have independent use of their own arms and legs. The pair had been constantly monitored since birth – and caused marvel among doctors astonished how their shared brain works. Not only do the twins see through one another’s eyes, they also share emotions and feel it when the other is tickled. Tatiana and Krista Hogan are joined at the skull and brain and can never be separated!
Meet Abigail Loraine “Abby” Hensel and Brittany Lee Hensel were born on 7th March, 1990 are conjoined twins, each of whom has a separate head, but whose bodies are joined. They are highly symmetric for conjoined twins, giving the appearance of having just a single body without marked variation from normal proportion. In fact, several vital organs are doubled up; each twin has a separated heart, stomach, spine, lungs and spinal cord. In a British documentary about conjoined twins Abby and Brittany Hensel twins, which aired a couple of years back, there was mention of Brittany being engaged.