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Identifying Preterm Labor with Twins

If you’re pregnant with twins or higher order multiples, then your medical care provider has probably already told you about the risk of preterm labor. What does “preterm” actually mean for multiples? What are some of the signs of preterm labor? And what can be done to help calm your contractions and keep your babies in utero?

Dental Problems in Twins

When your twins start teething, you may not automatically think about taking them to the dentist. But, you don’t want to wait too long! What are some common dental problems with twins and what can you do to help prevent them? Plus, we’ll discuss the practicality of brushing (and flossing) their teeth twice a day and what to expect during those initial trips to see the dentist!

Twin Developmental Milestones: Movement and Physical Activity

We continue our series focused on developmental milestones for your twins. When it comes to movement and physical activity, what should you expect? Are twins constantly in competition with one another to crawl, walk, etc? What should you do if one twin is lagging behind the other?

Preparing For Your Twin Cesarean Birth

Sometimes it’s an emergency and sometimes it’s planned, but still many mothers of twins birth their babies via cesarean. How should you prepare for the surgery? And what can you expect to have happen in the operating room?

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Identifying Preterm Labor with Twins

If you’re pregnant with twins or higher order multiples, then your medical care provider has probably already told you about the risk of preterm labor. What does “preterm” actually mean for multiples? What are some of the signs of preterm labor? And what can be done to help calm your contractions and keep your babies in utero?

Twins and Talent Agencies

Do your twins look a lot alike? You may want to consider getting them an agent for commercial and film opportunities. We’ll explore what twin parents need to know before submitting their twins. Hey, if Mary Kate and Ashley can do it, so can you!

Encouraging Twin Individuality

Twins have a special bond, unlike any other relationship. They may be alike in many ways, but they are still special in their own ways. How do you encourage twin individuality while still allowing them to celebrate their unique twin qualities?

DNA Zygosity Testing for Twins

Ever wonder if your same sex fraternal twins are really fraternal? Perhaps you’ve even considered DNA testing to determine if they are actually identical? So, what’s involved in the testing process? How accurate are the tests? And how can the results impact the relationship between your twins?