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5/13/2014 (2 years ago)

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The twin girls are currently breathing on their own

A mother in Sydney Australia has given birth to in infant that has two separate faces and two separate brains.

The conjoined twins, Faith and Hope, suffer from a rare condition where they have two separate brains and faces, but share a head and body.

The conjoined twins, Faith and Hope, suffer from a rare condition where they have two separate brains and faces, but share a head and body.

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By Catholic Online (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Catholic Online (www.catholic.org)

5/13/2014 (2 years ago)

Published in Asia Pacific

Keywords: Australia, Medicine


LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - Renee Young, mother of seven children, knew in advance about the condition of her child, but did not terminate the pregnancy as advised by doctors.

Pray for the infirm and the ill.

The babies, Faith and Hope were born with diprosopus, a rare condition, but are currently breathing fine on their own. Very few infants born with this condition survive.

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