American reality star best known for being conjoined with her twin, Brittany Hensel. The two have appeared on Oprah to discuss their condition and starred in TLC reality series titled Abby & Brittany.
She and her twin were born and raised conjoined, but they possess separate stomachs, hearts, and spinal cords.
She and her sister studied education at Bethel University (St. Paul, Minnesota), graduating in 2012.
She and her conjoined twin sister, Brittany, were born to nurse Patty Hensel and carpenter and landscaper Mike Hensel. The twins grew up with a younger brother and a younger sister.
She and Kate Gosselin (mother of sextuplets and twins) both starred in their own TLC reality shows.