US woman finds almost identical sister after taking DNA test

US woman finds almost identical sister after taking DNA test

A US woman who took a DNA test in a bid to discover her heritage accidentally discovered her biological sister. Victoria Voorhees, 27, was adopted as a baby. She knew nothing about her early life apart from her birthday and her place of birth – Phoenix, Arizona. Residential nurse Victoria was adopted in 1994, when […]

How New York triplets were born in different decades

How New York triplets were born in different decades

Kaylie DeShane went into labor on December 28, 2019, when she was 22 weeks pregnant with triplets. Shortly after Kaylie’s waters broke, older triplet Cian was born. However, doctors made the unusual decision to delay the birth of the other two triplets so that they could get a little stronger. Rowan and Declan were born […]

Can you get pregnant when you’re already pregnant? It’s unlikely, but possible!

Can you get pregnant when you’re already pregnant? It’s unlikely, but possible!

British woman Rebecca Roberts, age 39, was shocked to find out that she was pregnant again just a few weeks after learning about her first pregnancy. She was diagnosed with superfetation after her 12-week ultrasound scan, when it was revealed that she was carrying another baby who was less developed. Superfetation is the formation of […]

The Bond of Brotherhood

The Bond of Brotherhood

Across all forms of media, relationships between brothers are often portrayed as unruly, fiercely competitive or antagonistic. On the other hand, the brotherly bond can be a strong and positive one. Older brothers often feel protective over their younger siblings, and younger siblings often hero-worship their older brothers. Close male friends sometimes refer to each […]

New law requires Utah dads to pay half of pregnancy costs

New law requires Utah dads to pay half of pregnancy costs

Biological fathers in Utah will now be legally required to pay half of a woman’s out-of-pocket pregnancy costs. The bill’s sponsor presented the measure as an effort to reduce the burden of pregnancy on women and increase responsibility for men. According to the state’s Planned Parenthood Association and Republican Rep. Brady Brammer, Utah appears to […]

Identical Korean twins adopted by separate US families are reunited after almost 36 years

Identical Korean twins adopted by separate US families are reunited after almost 36 years

Korean-born twin sisters living in the US have been reunited, just before their 36th birthdays. Molly Sinert and Emily Bushnell were separated at birth in South Korea, and neither knew of the other’s existence until earlier this year. Adopted by different Jewish families, Molly went to live in Florida while Emily was adopted by a […]

Semi identical twin test

A semi identical twin test can determine whether or not your twins are half-identical. This form of twin is extremely rare and has only ever been identified twice. This latest category of twin joins the better-known classifications of identical and fraternal. Identical twins are formed from a single fertilized egg, which went on to split […]