Twin Lessons: Have More Kids. Pay Less Attention to Them

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Twin Lessons: Have More Kids. Pay Less Attention to Them

Bryan Caplan | Apr 11, 2011

Bryan Caplan has an article in the Wall Street Journal article on what parents can learn from twin research and how it can help them stress less.

Nine years ago my wife had her first sonogram. The technician seemed to be asking routine questions: “How long have you been pregnant?” “Twelve weeks.” “Any family history of genetic diseases?” “No.” “Any family history of twins?” “No.” Then she showed us the screen. “Well, you’re having twins.” My wife and I were scared. We were first-time parents. How were we supposed to raise two babies at the same time?
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