Desperate Dad Asks Internet if He Should Tattoo One of His Identical Twin Babies so He Can Tell Them Apart.


Telling identical twin babies apart can be extremely difficult, but even more extreme is this father’s solution to telling one baby from the other. He wants to get one of his boys tatted up, and it’s for a good reason.

Desperate dad Redditor Thrwydad took to the front page of the Internet to discuss the heart-wrenching reason why he would go so far as to tattoo one of his children. One of his 12-month-old twin boys has a serious health condition and needs to take medication every four hours. Determining who’s who is vital, and Thrwydad must always find the correct son to give the medication.

Thrwydad and his wife have been using a permanent marker to distinguish the twins, Adam and Aaron. They stopped after one horrifying moment when the boys’ grandma gave the medication to the wrong child. The mark on Aaron’s body disappeared when she gave them a bath. Adam was immediately hospitalized, and Aaron had also gotten sick from not having received his medication.

“This is a serious extreme situation and I…

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