The IVF Twin Boom – Is This the End? – Parenting Twins Article

Advancement in IVF methods is causing a downturn in the US twin boom. The rate of twin births in the US has exploded since the 1980s, likely due to mothers having babies later, and the development of infertility treatments. Now, with fewer parents and doctors opting for multiple embryo transfer, the number of IVF multiple births is declining. But with mothers continuing to start families at a mature age, will the twin bubble burst altogether?Improvements in IVF TreatmentIn 1978 the…

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I’m sorry did you say twins? Finding out we were having Twins – Multiples and More – Parenting Twins Article

“I’m sorry did you, did you say, err twins?” Was the bewildered cry from my husband when the nurse announced the two heart beats belonged to twins. Five weeks earlier my husband and I had had our early reassurance scan which you have when conceiving through IVF and we were totally overjoyed to see a teeny heartbeat and a little “blob” that was our baby, the baby we had been trying five years for. Having been diagnosed with endometriosis aged…

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Happy May!  | TwinMomLife: A Parenthood Journey – Parenting Twins Article

I have been MIA for awhile. I’m trying to get back to blogging. For now, I just wanted to say “hey”. Here are A&L-almost 20 months now!     Like this:Like Loading… Related About KB, Twin Mom T&K–this year we celebrate 10 years of marriage. It took three years of ttc (trying to conceive), but we are now the proud parents to A&L, our g/b twins. A&L turn 6 this fall! Journey to Parenthood (now known as Twin Mom Life)…

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