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Stomach aches, however, are felt only by the twin on the opposite side.
The twins were born in Carver County, Minnesota, to Patty, a registered nurse, and Mike Hensel, a carpenter and landscaper. They were raised in New Germany, Minnesota, attended Lutheran High School in Mayer, and graduated from Bethel University in St. Conjoined twins are quite rare and that is the reason Abby and Brittany’s story has become so popular.
, which endeavors to answer some of the questions the TLC show “Abby & Brittany” failed to touch upon.
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.
At age 12, they underwent surgery at Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare to correct scoliosis and to expand their chest cavity to prevent future difficulties with breathing. Each twin is able to operate one arm and one leg, whichever is on their half of the body.
Each one can write on their own, but some activities like running or swimming take the coordination of the two.
Brittany’s leg is in fact nearly two inches shorter than Abby’s; and Brittany tends to stand and walk on tip-toe which has made her calf muscle significantly larger than Abby’s.