are defying all odds and growing up fast, learning the tricks to live
two legs and one deformed leg dangling down their waist and share same
separate the twins as they share one heart, the adorable toddlers are
defying all odds and growing up fast, learning the tricks to live
wearing clothes and sing together. They rarely play outside the home as
kids are scared of them,” says mother Yani.
ten-year-old son named Rendy Hermawan, were thrilled to know about the
the doctors find that out minutes before the delivery and performed a
first born was healthy, I did not go for routine checkups. It was only
before the delivery that doctors found out that I was carrying Siamese
twins and told me natural birth would not be possible.
was carrying twins and that they would look like that. I could not
believe my eyes and wondered why were they joined together!
ask doctors to separate them so he could take them into his arms.”
consulted doctors if a surgery can separate the girls but their hopes
shattered when they were told that babies share only one heart and a
surgery can result in casualty.
just one per cent make it to their first birthday and two-thirds are
doctor declared they were unable to perform an operation because the
twins have only one heart and that we could lose both of them if a
surgery is performed.
doctor and brought them home with the hopes of raising them up
give their daughters a comfortable life. But as they are growing up, the
parents, who have to depend on donations, are finding it hard to raise
children. I had to be there to give my helping hand which meant I could
not devote much time in work. I was asked to leave.
it is not possible, we can only hope that they survive for as long as