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Researchers have suggested that atypical development can be detected as early as 12 months of age among the siblings of autism sufferers.
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If you are looking for a man who will give you a big family, first make sure you count how many brothers he has, researchers suggest.
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Children who grow up without siblings have a more than 50 per cent higher risk of being overweight or obese.
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Siblings of kids with autism have a higher risk of being diagnosed with the disorder than previously believed.
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Having a sister makes 10- to 14-year-olds a bit less likely to suffer depression -- that’s one of several intriguing findings from a new study.
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Older siblings tend to develop hyperactivity when raised in a home with an autistic younger sibling, a new study has found.
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Surrounded by problems and need a helping hand? Don`t ask your firstborn as a French study has found that eldest children are more selfish and less co-operative than their siblings.