Originally posted by Neopan100
I'm by no means an expert..but, supposedly there are methods to up a womans chances for girls/boys/twins. I used the chinese calendar for my two
girls and now working on third girl. Everyone I know that uses this method along with shettles methods seem to get the sex they want. If you haven't
heard of them you can look up ovulation calculators that will determine when you should have sex for girl or boy. To produce a girl start with the
chinese calender for the best month to try for the desired sex..then for say a girl you are supposed to have sex a week prior to ovulation up until 2
days before ovulation. A woman wanting boy should start having sex on the day of ovulation and for two days after ovulation.
To help produce natural multiples a woman is suppose to up her folic acid over 800 mcg/day for 2 months or more before TTC. Also consuming yams,
sweet potatoes and carrots, along with upping dairy intake and gaining weight over 20lbs also ups a woman's chances for multiples.
1-8-2012 by Neopan100 because: (no reason given)
Wow, any special tips on getting pregnant period?
It seems like I also heard about more boys being born during war times. I'll try to find the article as well.
I think this is pretty cool if true. Though, I have known many women who want a girl, think girl the whole pregnancy, swear they are having a girl,
and they end up having a boy. And vice versa. So, I guess who knows?
is an article about the war time boys. Link is from
"The family tree study showed that whether you're likely to have a boy or a girl is inherited,” says Gellatly. “We now know that men are more
likely to have sons if they have more brothers but are more likely to have daughters if they have more sisters.” Women, however, did not have the
This seems to be opposite in my family, actually. We seem to have a generation of men, who had a generation of almost all girls, and now those girls
are having all boys.
edit on 1-8-2012 by tport17 because: (no reason given)