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Urban Legand?

Is it true if you have a lot of heartburn your baby will have a lot of hair. Cause with my first I didn't have any and she came out bald but this one i've been getting it with almost everything I eat.

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Heidikans

Asked by Heidikans at 2:33 AM on Nov. 22, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • I'm not sure about the urban legend, but I had lots of heartburn and my dd had lots of hair!
    KaceesMom

    Answer by KaceesMom at 2:38 AM on Nov. 22, 2009

  • I had no heartburn and my son had a head full of hair :) I think it's a myth
    Domsmom2009

    Answer by Domsmom2009 at 2:41 AM on Nov. 22, 2009

  • this is not a true legend. sorry.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:47 AM on Nov. 22, 2009

  • I had lots of heartburn (always have had it) and my DD had very little hair.
    SarahLeeMorgan

    Answer by SarahLeeMorgan at 2:56 AM on Nov. 22, 2009

  • I had ZERO heart burn and DD had a full head of thick black hair.
    Blueliner

    Answer by Blueliner at 3:00 AM on Nov. 22, 2009

  • Nope. My last trimester with my daughter I had HORRIBLE heartburn!!! But she came out with almost no hair!
    GodsAmiga

    Answer by GodsAmiga at 3:14 AM on Nov. 22, 2009

  • It has been proven to have some truth. They did a study at Johns Hopkins. Here is the link.
    http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/318037/pregnant_mothers_with_heartburn_can.html
    spbeta

    Answer by spbeta at 3:14 AM on Nov. 22, 2009

  • With all three of my children I had the worst heartburn. And they all came out with full heads of hair!!
    Jeckers

    Answer by Jeckers at 5:30 AM on Nov. 22, 2009

  • I had it with all3 of my kids and they all had lotz of hair!!!
    tiffany0317

    Answer by tiffany0317 at 8:20 AM on Nov. 22, 2009

  • I had lots of heartburn with the twins....both had lots of hair.
    halfpint_ny

    Answer by halfpint_ny at 9:36 AM on Nov. 22, 2009

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