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  • Sibling Study Finds Early Predictors of Autism
    Sibling Study Reveals Early Predictors of Autism
    Younger siblings of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are at high risk for developing ASD as well as features of the broader autism phenotype. About 20% of younger siblings of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) will develop...
  • Senor Sour (R) attends Juicy Drop benefit for Champions Against Bullying  at Dylan's Candy Bar in New York City
    Teaching siblings to be nice instead of bullies promotes mental health
    It has been found that sibling bullying is bad for the mental health of the bullied sibling. Science Daily reported on Sept. 19, 2014 that sibling bullying is associated with later depression and self-harm in the victimized sibling. It is...
  • Study reports tragic impact of sibling bullying
    Study reports tragic impact of sibling bullying
    Disputes between siblings are commonplace; however, when interactions between brothers and sisters involve bullying, significant psychological harm can occur. A new study by British researchers evaluated the impact of sibling bullying. They...
  • Smooches (baby and child kiss)
    Parenting 101: welcoming baby #2 without guilt
    The arrival of baby #2 feels very different than the arrival of baby #1. First babies arrived after months of preparing to become parents for the first time - preparing nurseries, wondering what kind of parents you would be, wondering how your...
  • Abandoned at birth, a man and common-law wife discover they are siblings
    Abandoned at birth, a man and common-law wife discover they are siblings
    According to a local television stationon Thursday, a man and woman were both abandoned at birth by their mother. After living together in acommon-law marriagefor seven years and having a six-year-old daughter, the man and woman discovered on a...
  • Four siblings share wedding: Quadruple wedding is a family affair for 4 siblings
    Four siblings share wedding: Quadruple wedding is a family affair for 4 siblings
    Four siblings no doubt shared quite a bit growing up – their clothes, their toys, the television remoteand the attention from mom and dad. But one Utah family kept the sharing thing alive as they took part in the one day that’s...
  • Today is National Only Child Day: It comes two days after National Siblings Day
    Today is National Only Child Day: It comes two days after National Siblings Day
    Just two days ago, we celebrated National Siblings Day. On that day, brothers and sisters let one another that they care. Only children might have felt left out on April 10, since they have no siblings. Only children should not be left out because...
  • Cover Sometimes Just One Is Just Right
    Sometimes Just One Is Right by Gayle Byrne
    Blurb:A lighthearted story about an only child who learns to appreciate being “just one”In this winsome story, a likeable young narrator explores the perks and pitfalls of being an only child. Comparing his situation to that of his...
  • African American sisters
    How to maintain a solid relationship with your sibling(s)
    Most siblings fight like cats and dogs at some point in their childhood (if not all of it). Parents have to constantly mediate and problem-solve just to get some peace in the house. But when you grow up, your parents are no longer there to force...
  • Saluting siblings: Friends for life
    Saluting siblings: Friends for life
    One of the best gifts in life is the gift of siblings. We celebrate Siblings Dayon April 10 each year to celebrate and honor our friends for life.The Siblings Day Foundation was created by Claudia Evart, who lost both of her siblings early in life...
  • April 10 is National Siblings Day
    Brothers and sisters should celebrate today on National Siblings Day
    If you have brothers and sisters, today is a great day to celebrate and do things together. That's becauseApril 10 isNational Siblings Day.There are lots of things siblingscan do to celebrate National Siblings Day. You can tell your siblings...
  • A parenting dilemma
    A parenting dilemma
    No two children are alike. This much is certain. But what happens when parents finds themselves in a situation where they just don’t know how to help one of their children because they are not like the others? Perhaps this is due to special...
  • Siblings competing together or against each other at Winter Olympics
    More siblings in 2014 Winter Olympics than in any other: Seven sets from U.S.
    On Feb. 17, Amy Robach of ABC Newsreported aboutthe siblings at the 2014 Winter Olympics, either competing together or against each other. Robach says there are more siblings in this Olympic than in any other. There are seven sets of siblings on...
  • Rock Chalk Jayhawk siblings stay connected on game day
    Rock Chalk Jayhawk siblings stay connected on game day
    The Atkins siblings grew up in a large, tight-knit Army family. Born between 1949 and 1968, the siblings live from Virginia to Hawaii, including three who live in Kansas, where their parents settled after their dad's retirement.The Atkins...
  • Buddine Bullinger
    Siblings adopted separately find each other after 50 years
    Five brothers and sisters were adopted separately in infancy never knowing each other existed. After 50 years, they are finally reunited only to find out some of them had actually run into each other at Wal-Mart.Buddine Bullinger, 56, only knew...