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Has the Old Wives Tale proved true for you??

The old wives tale about the heart rate ... if its 140 or lower its a boy ... 140 or higher girl!!

i want to see if it proved true with you!!

Today my ultrasound baby heart rate is 186 bpm
i really want another boy but everyone is saying by heart rate its a girl! .. but i dunno i dont really believe it!

Was it true for you?

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Asked by MalachisMommy06 at 10:45 PM on Dec. 10, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • absolutely not

    Answer by angelbabies14 at 10:46 PM on Dec. 10, 2008

  • Nope. the doctor even said "sounds like a girl" but it wasn't. I had a boy.

    Answer by TiffanyLove18 at 10:50 PM on Dec. 10, 2008

  • Nope. The problem with that tale is that babies spike their heart rate (every baby) at least once for 15 seconds between a 10 minute span. My son's heart rate has been anywhere from 130 to 165. Usually its around 145 and he's all boy.

    Answer by Serafyna at 10:51 PM on Dec. 10, 2008

  • yes.
    with my first his stayed around 135. and he was a boy
    with my second hers was always 155-160 and she was a girl
    with this one it is alwasy 150-160 and they say she is a girl. I hope it is because im 34wks and all i have is girl stuff!!!LOL

    Answer by edgpag at 11:14 PM on Dec. 10, 2008

  • Well it proved true for myself and my DD. Her heart rate was always in the 160's.

    Answer by mommy_bink at 11:32 PM on Dec. 10, 2008

  • I don't think that one is true at all my sons was always differant. I only asked one time what the heart rate is with this one it was 160 and I'm having a girl but i still won't go by that.

    Answer by BabyGsMaMa13 at 11:39 PM on Dec. 10, 2008

  • i've always stood firm w/the chinese chart predictor.Six kidds n' it's still not proven wrong. hope it helpls............

    Answer by Jess288 at 2:06 AM on Dec. 11, 2008

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