• utero
  • Proponents of cobedding multiples believe that cobedding should be a component of developmentally supportive care because it may ease transition from intrauterine to extrauterine life by allowing for the continuation of the interactive development and coregulation that may have occurred between siblings while in utero. (aappublications.org)
  • However, males are also more susceptible than females to die in utero, and since the death rate in utero is higher for twins, it leads to female twins being more common than male twins. (wikipedia.org)
  • NICU
  • Although many twins spend little to no time in the NICU, it will help to familiarize yourself with the lingo and workings of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). (hubpages.com)
  • risk
  • Although several studies have found no change or a decreased risk of childhood cancer in twins, few have controlled for potential confounders such as birth weight. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Findings from this study suggest that prepregnancy higher consumption of sugar-sweetened cola (≥5 servings/week) is associated with an elevated GDM risk, whereas no significant association with GDM risk was observed for other SSBs and diet beverages. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Higher consumption of SSBs was associated with an elevated risk of type 2 diabetes ( 6 - 8 ) and insulin resistance ( 9 ) among middle- or older-aged adults in several recent epidemiological studies. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Being at high risk for preterm labor and other complications means that you will also be offered more testing, including ultrasound screening more frequently. (verywell.com)
  • ART poses a major risk for multiple births. (cdc.gov)
  • neonatal
  • The objective of this study was to examine if LPT require longer postnatal hospitalisation and if LPT have a higher neonatal morbidity and mortality compared with LPS and term twins (TT). (smw.ch)
  • inform
  • The purpose of this commentary is to review the published literature on the practice of cobedding multiples in US hospitals and to inform health care providers by outlining what is known about the risks and benefits of this practice on the basis of existing evidence. (aappublications.org)
  • Examination of cancer among higher order multiples may inform ongoing investigation into the sequelae of ART. (aacrjournals.org)
  • often
  • Often, parents who are expecting multiples find that other families who've been through the experience are a great help. (kidshealth.org)
  • Such births are often named according to the number of offspring, as in twins and triplets. (wikipedia.org)
  • Popular throughout the United States and the United Kingdom, they are often areas of high-density, low-impact residences of single-family detached homes, and often allow for separate ownership of each housing unit, for example through subdivision. (wikipedia.org)
  • Often accompanying them in the early episodes is the Galactic Union auditor Armbrust (German: Crossbow) who appears to have multiple hidden agendas. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Princess was often built to order. (wikipedia.org)
  • obstetrics
  • The unit of obstetrics has special expertise in the treatment of monochorionic twins with prenatal laser therapy in twins with imminent feto-fetal transfusion syndrome. (smw.ch)
  • common
  • In non-humans, the whole group may also be referred to as a litter, and multiple births may be more common than single births. (wikipedia.org)
  • Twins are by far the most common form of multiple births in humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Triplets are far less common than twins, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, accounting for only about 4300 sets in 3.9 million births, just a little more than 0.1%, or 1 in 1000. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is the most common type of twin. (wikipedia.org)
  • Twins and triplets are sufficiently common to have their own separate articles. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is one of seven integers that have more divisors than a number twice itself (sequence A072938 in the OEIS), one of six that are also lowest common multiple of a consecutive set of integers from 1, and one of six that are divisors of every highly composite number higher than itself. (wikipedia.org)
  • families
  • Though some stores give discounts for families who have twins or higher-order multiples, larger-scale donations of formula and diapers from major manufacturers are more rare than they once were. (kidshealth.org)
  • Some families hire help, some rely on volunteered time from extended family members, neighbors, fellow parishioners, or support groups for parents of multiples. (kidshealth.org)
  • Centers
  • The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report more than 132,000 sets of twins out of 3.9 million births of all kinds each year, about 3.4%, or 1 in 30. (wikipedia.org)
  • However
  • However, with a little diligence and a sense of humor, you can embrace the amazing journey of becoming a parent to multiples. (hubpages.com)
  • single
  • This type of housing will allow for higher density housing compared to the single detached units. (wikipedia.org)
  • This type of housing will have a higher density than single detached housing. (wikipedia.org)
  • These included triple or single carburetors and twin or single exhaust systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • The order including some single-unit motor parcel vans and motor luggage vans. (wikipedia.org)
  • chances
  • Some people claim that there are other things you can do to increase your chances of twins , but they are mostly not backed by science. (verywell.com)
  • initially
  • During World War I and the early 1920s rival Baltimore and Ohio Railroad (B&O) passenger trains to Washington, Chicago, and St. Louis also used Penn Station, initially by order of the United States Railroad Administration, until the Pennsylvania Railroad terminated the B&O's access in 1926. (wikipedia.org)
  • weeks
  • For twins, the average is about 35 weeks. (hubpages.com)
  • Philip K. Dick, American science fiction author whose twin sister, Jane, died when the twins were five weeks old. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Royal Navy was forced to order a cessation of large convoys in Channel waters and close it to ocean-going vessels until more protection could be arranged after several weeks. (wikipedia.org)