It is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment and should not be relied on to make decisions about your health.Never ignore professional medical advice in seeking treatment because of something you have read on the Web MD Site.‘We’re in a Darwinian struggle from the moment we’re born, fighting for scarce resources within a family – our parents’ time, love and affection,’ he says.WHEN I TELL PEOPLE I study whether birth order affects personality, I usually get blank looks. Newspapers and morning news shows debate the importance of the latest findings (“Latter-born children engage in more risky behavior; what should parents do? It is intended for general informational purposes only and does not address individual circumstances. Aerospace.org: "Birth Order and Pilots." Business Wire: “Vistage International Survey Reveals More CEOs Are First Born." Brigham Young University: "Birth Order Research: It's About Time." Education Resources Information Center: "Birth Order and Preference for Dangerous Sports Among Males." Healthy Children.org: "Family Life." Ohio State University: "Birth Order Affects Career Interests, Study Shows." Scientific American: "How Birth Order Affects Your Personality." University of Maine Cooperative Extension: "Family Issue Facts." THIS TOOL DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE.I have two daughters, aged five and six, and am about to add a third baby to the mix. She’s independent, educationally gifted and sometimes I think I could leave her in Sainsbury’s and she’d probably look after herself.Tara, her younger sister, is the one who wants the cuddles, who frets if I’m not first at the door when school finishes.
”) while tossing in savory anecdotes (“Did you know that 21 of the first 23 astronauts into space were firstborns? But when scientists scrutinized the data, they found that the evidence just did not hold up.And yet, we all know a ‘typical middle child’, we recognise ‘classic only-child behaviour’.And the over-achievement of the first-born is one of the most consistent findings in child psychology. I’m coming from a vulnerable, emotionally charged and pregnant perspective.Thus the only one tends to be: Mature for their age. When she relate to a person or an event, she may try to give all the details; this can cause frustration of the partner. She sometimes relies on her boyfriend or husband for directions.