Siblings normally feel jealous of a new arrival in the home. Involving the siblings in the pregnancy and birth can reduce these normal feelings.
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First published: 05/15/2001
Last updated: 10/14/2007
Reviewed by: Michael Slama, MD, Allina Medical Clinic-Coon Rapids Women's Health