What is Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome (TTTS)? Also sometimes known as ‘FFTS’ (Feto-Fetal Transfusion Syndrome), and as ‘TOPS’ (Twin Oligohydramnios-Polyhydramnios Sequence), TTTS is a disease of identical twin fetuses caused by abnormal connecting blood vessels in the twins’ placenta, resulting in an imbalanced flow of blood from one twin to another. The implications of […]
Our aim is to bring clubs around the country together, to allow parents lost in the world of newborn twins and multiples a local helping hand. When Twinsclub started over 10 years ago there was little on the Internet to offer help for parents, the whole purpose of Twinsclub’s creation as a website was […]
Twin Zygosity DNA testing from International Biosciences is the best method to find out if twins are identical or non-identical. IBDNA uses a simple mouth swab from each twin which is then sent to our laboratory for processing. Monozygotic twins, or Identical twins, have precisely the same genetic profile and non-identical twins (dizygotic) have different […]
Ryan Swain is a professional Presenter, Host, Stand-Up Comedian & Entertainer. His high energy levels, finely crafted one liners and sharp improvisational skills create an elusive star quality. See his views on the crazy world of parenting….
Harsh chemicals are part and parcel of our daily cleaning habits, we regularly spray strong kitchen cleaners onto our counters, pour bleach down the toilet and use special disinfectant sprays on surfaces. So how do we deal with these harsh chemicals in our home – if you don’t get along with the old Internet myth […]
We dust and hoover our houses regularly, but sometimes they need a BIG clean and with the arrival of spring, what better time to do it? There are several reasons you may want to have a deep clean of your home, perhaps you have put it off too long and simply need to have a […]
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