Association between the birth of twins and parental divorce.

  title={Association between the birth of twins and parental divorce.},
  author={Anupam B. Jena and Dana P. Goldman and Geoffrey F. Joyce},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={117 4},
OBJECTIVE Mothers of multiple births face higher rates of postpartum depression, yet evidence on the marital consequences of multiple births is limited. We examined the association between twin births and parental divorce. METHODS We used the 1980 U.S. Census to identify a large sample of mothers with and without twin births. The goal was to estimate… CONTINUE READING