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baby heartbeat, and sex of baby?

ok so iv read n herd that if baby heartbeat was less then 140 then its a sign its a boy n over 140 its prob a girl......i went to doc today n my babys heartbeat was 160!...(we want a girl!)....so whats ur experience with this myth?...was it tru or not n what is ur babys heartbeat?

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LilStacy

Asked by LilStacy at 10:39 PM on Jul. 28, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • no, it wasnt true for me. we had a fast heartbeat and it was a boy.
    but GL!
    PURPULbutterfly

    Answer by PURPULbutterfly at 10:40 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • Mine were all over 150 and boys.
    canadianmom1974

    Answer by canadianmom1974 at 10:43 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • I am prego with a boy and his heart beat is 144 and my 2 year old son always had a heartbeat of 140-155. My SIL is prego too but she is don't know the sex yet but it's heart beat is 162 right now.
    Candie2008

    Answer by Candie2008 at 10:44 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • haha this myth isnt holdin up to well it seems hu!....well sounded good to me!...i go back n 5-6 weeks n find out, gaw im so impatient!
    LilStacy

    Comment by LilStacy (original poster) at 10:45 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • you have it backwards i am afraid. 140 and below is a girl and 140 and above is a boy.. sorry darlin :\
    MoMoFu

    Answer by MoMoFu at 10:45 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • btw i mean no disrespect with the darlin' i just like the way it sounds haha
    MoMoFu

    Answer by MoMoFu at 10:47 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • ya I dont believe that works. If it did both my girls should have been boys LOL!
    hotrodmomma

    Answer by hotrodmomma at 10:47 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • I heard that if its higher it is a girl but I have been told by drs that the mothers diet and exercise and stress levels can change a babys heartbeat. but I dont know.
    Candie2008

    Answer by Candie2008 at 10:48 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • All 3 of mine were above 150 and I have 2 boys and a girl :) A myth is just a myth......
    colethky

    Answer by colethky at 10:49 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • wait wait. i did a check and you are right... everyone has been telling me the opposite. Bluhh!!!
    MoMoFu

    Answer by MoMoFu at 10:52 PM on Jul. 28, 2010

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