Sibling Issues

When a new member of the family arrives, sibling issues are prone to arise. Here you'll learn how to help a big brother or sister adjust to their new sibling and ensure a smooth transition for everyone.

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My Daughter Grew Up Before My Eyes When She Became a Big Sister, and I Wasn't Ready

My 3-year-old went from being a baby to a big kid right when I walked through the front door with my newborn. She was ready to be a big sister, but it was a transition I learned that I wasn't prepared for.

Firstborn Children Are More Intelligent Than Their Younger Siblings, Study Suggests

"With each subsequent child, parents tend to relax to a greater extent what they might deem as non-essential needs for their kids," a researcher told Today.

Moms Share Best and Worst Ways to Prepare Your Child for a New Baby

Your cozy little threesome is about to become a party of four. Even though you’ve been psyching up your child for the big change, you might feel a little (okay, a lot) worried about the disruption that’s about to happen. Here, real moms of two or more share helpful tips, funny moments, and honest mistakes they made along the way.

Snooki Schools JWoww on How to Introduce Baby #2 to Her Daughter

'Jersey Shore' BFFs Snooki and JWoww talk about how to introduce a new baby to a potentially jealous big sibling.

Gender Reveal Fail! This Little Girl REALLY Doesn't Want a Baby Brother

These parents' yummy plan to reveal the gender of baby #3 to their daughters with cupcakes totally doesn't work out.

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Awww... 54 Adorable Photos of Kids Meeting the New Baby

Some kids are overjoyed when they're introduced to their new baby brother or sister; others, not so much (who is this new, tiny person taking up all of mom's attention?!). Either way, that first meeting makes for a heartwarming (and sometimes hilarious) photo op. Take a look at these adorable first encounters...

7 Super Sibling Benefits

Your baby benefits big-time from having an older sister or brother at home. What a sibling can do to show your little one the ropes.

Welcoming a New Sibling

When a newborn comes home, don't be surprised if your toddler regresses from big kid to baby -- and back again.