Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Do you believe if you eat certain foods or take certain vitiams it makes you more likely to have twins?


Asked by chrstny88 at 10:03 PM on Mar. 11, 2013 in Pregnancy

Level 20 (9,613 Credits)
This question is closed.
Answers (11)
  • Yams have natural estrogen in them. Some think if you eat a lot of yams it increases your odds of having fraternal twins. This is based on the fact that a village in Africa that has a diet high in yams also has the highest incidence of twins.

    Answer by RyansMom001 at 10:11 PM on Mar. 11, 2013

  • No, it's all in the genes.

    Answer by m-avi at 10:03 PM on Mar. 11, 2013

  • No, but women of older age in pregnancy makes twins more likely. (35 and up). Also taking the medication Clomid increases the chance of a twin pregnancy.

    Answer by katinthehat8914 at 10:06 PM on Mar. 11, 2013

  • no

    Answer by virginiamama71 at 10:06 PM on Mar. 11, 2013

  • i was reading something about folic acid and women getting pregnant with twins.. i dont know if i believe it or not

    Comment by chrstny88 (original poster) at 10:09 PM on Mar. 11, 2013

  • They also say yams/ sweet potatos makes u have twins too but I think it is genes

    Answer by tigger3itch at 10:11 PM on Mar. 11, 2013

  • Nope.

    Answer by JulieJacobKyle at 10:11 PM on Mar. 11, 2013

  • Twins tend to run in some families.

    Answer by Ballad at 10:41 PM on Mar. 11, 2013

  • No

    Answer by 3libras at 11:17 PM on Mar. 11, 2013

  • No

    Answer by Princess_s21 at 12:21 AM on Mar. 12, 2013

close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN