My friend (with a sibling
with a disability) and I were conversing on things that drive us crazy about our siblings
Autism occurrence by MMR vaccine status among US children with older siblings
with and without autism.
01%) had an older sibling
with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
The theory of the younger sibling
being funnier is supported by history, judging by the Guardian's list of younger-sibling
Washington, July 10 ( ANI ): A new study has revealed that uninterrupted playtime between siblings
is key for learning, as young children learn a lot from their older siblings
Obviously there's no comparison to the trauma that cancer inflicts on a child, but often times people overlook the emotional damage that watching a sibling
go through treatment inflicts on the entire family," said Alex's older brother Patrick Scott.
What is known as a "trauma bond" can mean an older, more damaged child can hobble the chances of a younger sibling
growing up healthy and happy.
The idea is that here is this effect of being in a large family where you don't get that many resources, but if you get an older sibling
that's really attuned to your needs that would be a modifying effect," Jennifer Jenkins told.
He details an integrative, strengths-based approach to individual and family psychotherapy, and discusses the evolutionary context for sources of sibling
aggression, the need for clinical and research data on sibling
abuse, the science of sibling
relations from a life-span perspective, the developmental context for healthy sibling
functioning in a nonabusive setting, the effects of abuse on the sibling
dyad and relationship, individual and systemic risk factors, and family environment factors.
We expected that, if you had any siblings
at all, that would give you the experience with personal relationships that would help you in marriage, but we found that the real story appears to be how family dynamics change incrementally with the addition of each sibling
," relates Donna Zeher, coauthor of the study and assistant professor of sociology.
Our study shows that sibling
aggression is not benign for children and adolescents, regardless of how severe or frequent.
Treatments were: 1) one virgin female with one virgin sibling
male, 2) one virgin female with one virgin non sibling
male and 3) one virgin female simultaneously with 2 virgin males (a sibling
and a non-sibling