Beginning of CPRKiDs

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Hello A World of Twins. When Helga asked if I wanted to be a part of this community I was so excited, it is a privilege to be part of such a great initiative that not only brings people together, but also brings help and hope to others who are in need. I am passionate… Read more »

Separated conjoined twins celebrate their first birthday

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Loved this beautiful story, thought I should share: Rosie and Ruby Formosa, who were born conjoined at the abdomen and shared part of the intestine, are celebrating their first birthday. The identical twins, who celebrate their first birthday today (Friday, 26th July), underwent an operation at London’s Great Ormond Street Hospital the day after they… Read more »

Twisted Cords & Monitors…our MoMo Twins Journey

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Have you wondered what “MoMo” twins are, heard the terminology but not quiet understood? Monoamniotic twins are identical twins that share the same amniotic sac within their mother’s uterus. Monomniotic twins are always identical, always monochorionic and are usually termed Monoamniotic-Monochorionic (MoMo) twins. They also share the placenta, but have two separate umbilical cords. Monoamniotic… Read more »