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Twin Signings: Canucks Give Sedin Twins 4-Year Extensions

Twin Signings: Canucks Give Sedin Twins 4-Year ExtensionsLen Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The Vancouver Canucks re-signed Henrik and Daniel Sedin to 4-year contract extensions that will keep the twins with the team through the 2017-18 season, the team announced Friday. According to ESPN.com, t...

Arizona Twins Suffer Strokes at 26, Just Months Apart

Arizona Twins Suffer Strokes at 26, Just Months ApartCourtesy Barrow Neurological Institute(TEMPE, Ariz.) -- Kathryn Tucker, a senior care coordinator for an Arizona insurance company, had just gone to bed when she felt a sharp pain the back of her head on the right side before her vision went out and sh...

Twin Girls from Gaza Get Chance to Walk Thanks to Prosthetics

Twin Girls from Gaza Get Chance to Walk Thanks to ProstheticsABC News(LOS ANGELES) -- For many parents, seeing their child walk for the first time is a memorable experience, but for Itaf Shallouf, seeing her daughters’ first steps seemed like a miracle. Her twin girls were born without functional legs.Shal...

Conjoined Twins Separated in Time for Christmas

Conjoined Twins Separated in Time for ChristmasKeith Brofsky/Thinkstock(PHILADELPHIA) -- Twins Allison June and Amelia Lee Tucker sat on Santa’s lap at just 10 months old.  The jolly man in the red suit held one girl in each arm.It was a sight that would have been impossible a few weeks ...

10-Month-Old Twins Swim Length of Pool; Still Can’t Walk or Talk

10-Month-Old Twins Swim Length of Pool; Still Can’t Walk or TalkFile photo. iStockphoto/Thinkstock(LONDON) -- They can’t walk, they can’t talk -- but these 10-month-old twins sure can swim. Ellie and William Trykush can already swim the entire length of a 25-foot pool without the assistance of their mo...

Father in Iraq Watches Birth of Twins Via Skype

Father in Iraq Watches Birth of Twins Via SkypeiStockphoto/Thinkstock(WHITEFISH, Mont.) -- No mountain was high enough, no river was wide enough, and no valley was low enough to keep one Montana man from watching the birth of his baby twins on Sept. 25 at North Valley Hospital in Whitefish, Mont.Jo...

Twin Study Shows Moisturizing, Breast Feeding Stall Breast Aging

Twin Study Shows Moisturizing, Breast Feeding Stall Breast AgingJames Woodson/Digital Vision/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Breast feeding, daily moisturizing and hormone replacement therapy can make a woman's breasts appear more beautiful, but smoking, drinking alcohol and having multiple pregnancies can take an aestheti...

Oldest US Mom of Twins Is 65 and ‘More Excited’ Than Ever

Oldest US Mom of Twins Is 65 and ‘More Excited’ Than EverFrieda Birnbaum(NEW YORK) -- When it comes to taking motherhood to an extreme, Frieda Birnbaum is unsurpassed -- literally.  In 2007, at age 60, she became the oldest American woman to give birth to twins.Today, at age 65, the New Jersey woman say...

Conjoined Twins Say They Have a ‘Normal Life’

Conjoined Twins Say They Have a ‘Normal Life’Courtesy TLC(NEW YORK) -- Abby and Brittany Hensel are close -- very close.  They may have two separate brains, hearts and sets of lungs, but they share everything else, including, as they say, "a normal life ... whatever that is."The 22-year-olds...

NY Mom on Way to Hospital Delivers Twins on Two Different Highways

NY Mom on Way to Hospital Delivers Twins on Two Different HighwaysDeclan (L) and Gavin (R). (Courtesy Deirdre Shea)(NEW YORK) -- Before a very pregnant Siobhan Anderson left her Amityville, N.Y., home early Saturday morning to deliver twin baby boys, her mother told her, "You'd better not give birth on the Northern S...

Twin Sisters Give Birth on Same Day

Twin Sisters Give Birth on Same DayiStockphoto/Thinkstock(COLUMBIA, S.C.) -- Zaakira Mitchell and Shaakira White, both 20, didn’t plan to get pregnant within weeks of each other, nor did they ever expect to become mothers on the same day.  But on July 24, that is exactly what...

Jennifer Lopez Says Having More Kids ‘Would Be a Blessing’

Jennifer Lopez Says Having More Kids ‘Would Be a Blessing’Theo Wargo/WireImage for Tommy Hilfiger(NEW YORK) -- Although Jennifer Lopez admits having more kids “would be a blessing” she told People magazine she’s “got [her] hands full” already with a career firing on all cylinders...

Mitt Romney’s Eldest Son Has Twins Via Surrogate

Mitt Romney’s Eldest Son Has Twins Via SurrogateMitt Romney and his family on the night of the Iowa Caucuses. Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images(O’HARA, Pa.) -- Tagg Romney, the eldest son of presidential candidate Mitt Romney, announced via Twitter that he and his wife Jen have new twin boys,...

Twin Birth Rates Up Due to Increase in Fertility Treatments

Twin Birth Rates Up Due to Increase in Fertility TreatmentsMichel Tcherevkoff/Getty Images(EAST LANSING, Mich.) -- Seeing double when it comes to youngsters?  Your eyes aren’t playing on tricks on you.A Michigan State University study confirms what you’ve being seeing: there are more twins bei...

Leukemia Patient Nearly Dies; Twin Has Idea to Save Thousands

Leukemia Patient Nearly Dies; Twin Has Idea to Save ThousandsCourtesy of Graham Douglas(NEW YORK) -- For nearly 18 years, Graham and Britton Douglas believed they were fraternal twins.  That was until Britton needed a bone-marrow transplant because chemotherapy for his leukemia had failed.The Fort Worth, Te...

Beyonce’s Security Prevented Man from Visiting His Twins?

Beyonce’s Security Prevented Man from Visiting His Twins?Al Bello/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The arrival of Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s newborn daughter at a Manhattan hospital has inconvenienced a new dad who says the couple’s security team has prevented him from visiting his two prematurely-born ...

Oldest Twins in World Celebrate 102nd Birthday

Oldest Twins in World Celebrate 102nd BirthdayComstock/Thinkstock(BRECON, Wales) -- The oldest twins in the world had their cake and ate it too when they celebrated their 102nd birthday Wednesday. Ena Pugh and Lily Millward of Wales chalked up their centenarian health to “laughter and a good...

Spike in Twins Tied to Fertility Treatments

Spike in Twins Tied to Fertility TreatmentsMichel Tcherevkoff/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The twin birth rate among women age 35 to 39 has jumped by nearly 100 percent since 1980, and among women over age 40, the rate has increased more than 200 percent, a new government study finds. Epidemiolo...

Twins Born in Different Years — Times 3

Twins Born in Different Years — Times 3Photodisc/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- It’s rare enough for twins to have different birthdays. But thanks to six timely deliveries flanking midnight Saturday, three sets of twins will grow up with different birth years.In Minneapolis -- one of the twi...

Jennifer Aniston Not Expecting Twins

Jennifer Aniston Not Expecting TwinsEric Charbonneau/WireImage(LOS ANGELES) -- A report that Jennifer Aniston is pregnant by boyfriend Justin Theroux has been denied, says E!The cover story in the latest issue of Star magazine makes the claim, quoting a neighbor who states that they can ...

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