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Twins and multiple births

The Multiple Births Foundation - resource to professionals and families alike, aiming to improve the care and support of multiple birth and twins families through the education of all relevant professionals.

TAMBA - the Twins and Multiple Births Association - nationwide UK charity providing Information and mutual support networks for families of twins, triplets and more. Tamba operates a Freephone helpline, Twinline, a national, confidential, support, listening and information service for all parents of twins, triplets and more, and the professionals involved in their care.

Twinsonline - Information, Advice, and Moral Support for Parents of Twins and Twins themselves, Everywhere!


NHS Direct - 24-hour nurse-led helpline with confidential healthcare advice and information
List of NHS Trusts - information on children's health & diseases
Medical Dictionary