If you are the firstborn, you probably got a lot more Mom time. Does that mean you're also going to need glasses?
October 8, 2015 Firstborns in Britain are more likely to be nearsighted, a finding that matches other studies. Maybe it's because parents are more likely to push studying than they do with subsequent kids.
Being the littlest may mean more protection and care from parents, psychologists say.
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December 16, 2013 Parents of newborns say they're often surprised to see how much bigger their older children suddenly look. Psychologists say that may be because mothers seriously underestimate the height of their youngest children, an error that could lead to more care and attention for them.
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