Multiple Births

Twins: Coming to a Boardroom Near You

Steve Loynes | Posted 10.05.2016 | UK Parents
Steve Loynes

There are four primary reasons for multiple births. "It runs in the family" (inherited on the mother's side) and a higher propensity within some ethnic groups; Nigeria has the highest multiple births rates in the world, for example, with Japan among the lowest. However, neither of these are increasing the overall number of multiple births.

Fertility Rate Rises As Average Woman Has Two Children

PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There has been a continued fall in the proportion of women giving birth at home, according to new data. In 2010 in England and Wales,...