Twins

Twin Pregnancy Exercise

Twin Pregnancy Exercise: Tips for Safe Exercise

You are pregnant with twins! Now what? Exercise is key during pregnancy, but it may be even more important for you, but be careful, a twin pregnancy is a lot more demanding than a singleton pregnancy and you have to take it easy!

Twin Pregnancy Diet

Twin Pregnancy Diet: How to Eat For Three

It’s not easy being pregnant with twins. You have to eat for three, try to get enough sleep, and take care of your other children. Sometimes you might feel like the only one who is getting any attention in your family!

Pros & Cons of Having Twins

Pros & Cons of Having Twins

Be under no illusion, having twins is tough. Yes, it was magical, but it was also exhausting effort. It was truly a dream come true for me, but reality has a cruel way of putting things into perspective.

Five Reasons Why Your Twins Dislike Each Other

For the most part, my teenage twin sons get along very well. But like all siblings, they have their moments.

Calming a Twin Rivalry: When Twins Don’t Get Along

The relationship between twins is often a complicated one. There are many reasons why the two may not get along. Some people believe that it’s because they can be too competitive with each other, while others think there could be something genetic at play. Whatever the reason, however, this post will offer 7 strategies to improve your relationship with your twin sibling!

Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome (TTTS)

Twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome, also known as TTTS, is a condition that affects many twins in utero. Twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome occurs when there is an unequal blood flow between the two fetuses. It can lead to complications for both twins and has been linked to developmental delays and cerebral palsy in some cases. Twins with this disorder are more likely to be born prematurely than normal twin births.

Twin Pregnancy: Week 28 to 30

You’ve made it to Week 28 of your twin pregnancy, and the beginning of your third (and final) trimester. Time to give yourself a big pat on the back (or, a nice juicy hamburger) as you’ve just passed another important milestone.

Twin Pregnancy: Week 25 to 26

Week 25 is a huge milestone in a twin pregnancy, by this week they are deemed viable should an early labor come!

Your Twin Pregnancy: Week 22 to 24

By Week 22, you’re still in the honeymoon stage of your twin pregnancy—you’re far enough along where you can now feel your babies kicking on a daily basis (one of the best perks of pregnancy!) and moving about is still relatively easy.

Your Twin Pregnancy: Week 18 to 20

Congratulations, you’re halfway there…well, almost. Since Week 37 is considered full term in a twin pregnancy, by Week 18 you are just about halfway through with your journey. Hurrah!