Home > Parenting > Child > News 08 November 2010 Older brothers likely to bully A study shows that boys are more likely to bully if they have a younger brother or sister, while older sisters rather bully a sibling based on the quality of their relationship. 0 Related Kids looking after kids Scars of bullying linger ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » Subscribe Parenting newsletter » 10 interesting Down syndrome facts Autistic savant 'reads minds' Older brothers are more likely than older sisters to bully younger siblings, a new study finds. The findings appear in the British Journal of Development Psychology. Older sisters more responsible NEXT ON HEALTH24X A weak grip may signal future health trouble, even in kids 2018-08-28 13:00 More: ChildNews advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.