Double trouble: the test that could find lost twins

An important advancement in twin research

Stars Insider

17/05/22 | StarsInsider

LIFESTYLE Science

Have you ever wondered what it must be like to be an identical twin? How your perspective on life would be different if there were another version of you running around? Of course, if you were born a singleton, you'll never know. You'll never become a twin, although you may well have been one once...

Studies suggest that the chances you were once a twin are higher than you might think. Surprisingly often, a pregnant mother starts out carrying twins, and then one vanishes. For years this phenomenon has gone largely under the radar, but this might be about to change.

Check out the following gallery to learn about the test that could find lost twins.

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