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Researchers examine whether or not the delivery interval between the first and second twin may influence the outcome during and after birth for the second twin.
When our twin mom blogger Erin Brandenburg was pregnant with her twin boys, she really wanted to give birth vaginally. Read about what happend when one twin flipped into a feet first breech position.
Twin mom blogger Siji Francis looks back at her time in the hospital after giving birth to her twin daughters. She gave birth by c-section.
A recent study explores twin pregnancies and the risk of urinary incontinence two years after having had a c-section or a vaginal birth.
Read twin birth stories from mothers of twins. Learn about natural birth, vaginal birth after c-section, c-section for one or both twins and twin home birth.
A study looks at women who’ve attempted to give birth to twins after a previous c-section to find out whether or not they are more at risk of disease compared with women who got c-sections.
Siji Francis is the mother of 19 year old fraternal twin girls. Read about her twin pregnancy, delivery and life with twins in India.
Giving birth for the first time, and a breech or transverse presentation of twin b, are associated with higher risk of cesarean delivery.
Researchers compare women pregnant with twins and singletons to find out whether twin moms are more at risk of sustaining third- and fourth-degree tears during delivery.