The guessing game begins almost as soon as you get a positive result on a pregnancy test. Will it be a girl? Or a boy? But folktales are one thing, and science is another. Well, there is, and it comes in the form of medical research. But some moms have it much worse, suffering from severe nausea and vomiting called hyperemesis gravidarum , often leading to weight loss, malnutrition and dehydration.
"Sick Little Girl"
12 old wives tales for predicting gender
Your heart was set on having a girl or a boy , but genetics decided otherwise. It's okay to be disappointed. Here's what to expect if you're currently suffering from gender-reveal blues. Right around your week appointment, people ask: "Are you hoping for a boy or a girl? Then the ultrasound reveals the results, and you pretend to be thrilled despite the fact that you're heartbroken.
Myths vs. Facts: Signs You're Having a Baby Boy
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Jack was born with both male and female anatomy, with ovarian and testicular tissue, and genitals that could belong to either a boy or a girl. He has one of at least 40 congenital variations, known collectively as disorders of sexual development DSD , or intersex traits. But the doctors took that away from us without any explanation. The British charity DSD Families estimates that around babies born in this country each year need investigations before their sex is assigned. Juliet was referred to a consultant at the local hospital, followed by meetings with geneticists and neonatologists, blood tests and an amniocentesis.