Doctors Gave These Conjoined Twins 24 Hours To Live, But Two Years On They’re A Living Miracle

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Image: Facebook/Beating the Odds with Callie and Carter
Image: Facebook/Beating the Odds with Callie and Carter / Facebook/Beating the Odds with Callie and Carter

Doctors never thought Chelsea and Nick Torres’s twins had a fighting chance. In fact, they advised the couple to terminate the pregnancy when they realized the girls were conjoined. But when Chelsea delivered a healthy pair of girls, they defied the odds – and they continue to do just that.

Image: Facebook/Chelsea Torres
Image: Facebook/Chelsea Torres

In June of 2016, Chelsea found out she was pregnant with twins. She and her husband, Nick, were no strangers to parenthood. In fact, they already had a son, Jaysin, whose third birthday they’d celebrate a few days after finding out the news.

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Image: Facebook/Chelsea Torres
Image: Facebook/Chelsea Torres

But five weeks into Chelsea’s pregnancy, she started to get cramps. Her doctor performed an ultrasound and told the 22-year-old mom-of-one that she was having a miscarriage. “I left in tears,” she wrote on her GoFundMe page.

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