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Prematurity and Multiple Birth

10 minute old fraternal twins, Zolli Nicole and Ashlee Janail-Vicki.

Many multiples are born early. Because multiples are especially at risk, it is important to be educated and informed about premature birth. What does it mean for your multiples?  

Born Before Their Time
Twins & Multiples Spotlight10

Twin Escalation Syndrome

Many families with multiples experience a behavioral phenomenon dubbed Twin Escalation Syndrome. Are your multiples afflicted? Though it's the children that exhibit the symptoms, it is the parents who suffer the effects. Take a humorous look at this "condition" and find out what families with multiples can do to reduce flare-ups.

Keep Your Twins Engaged in Learning This Summer

Keeping kids engaged in learning over the summer is important, especially for families with twins.

Ten Amazing Stories of Discovering Twins

Readers share amazing stories of the moment when they discovered they were pregnant with twins.

Identical Triplets

Identical triplets? An explanation and description of identical triplets, monozygotic triplets that form from a single egg/sperm combination.

Do You Have a Favorite Twin?

Some parents of multiples feel a preference towards one twin over the other, a "favorite" twin. Learn how to cope with these feelings and manage the dynamic within families with twins.

Birth Order and Twins

Is birth order typecasting relevant to twins, triplets and other multiples? Parents of twins and multiples need to be aware of the consequences of assigning birth order characteristics to their children.

Mirror Image Twins

What are mirror image twins and how are they different from regular twins?

Parents Misinformed About Zygosity

Many parents are misinformed about whether their twins are identical or fraternal. Even doctors can be wrong about the signs of twin zygosity.

Potty Training Twins Poll

What's the right time to potty train twins? Consult the consensus reflected in this poll for parents of twins about when they potty trained their twins.

Twin Pregnancy Symptoms Poll

Moms of twins explain the symptoms they experienced during their twin pregnancy in this poll about twin pregnancy symptoms.

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