There is an inborn curiosity in all human beings to know about their future. This wish has given birth to the many forecasting ways, i.e. astrology, palmistry, prophecy, crystal ball and so on. It is but common for the would-be parents to want to know the sex of the baby as soon as they learned about its existence.
Some Popular Myths about the Pregnancy Calculator
You must have seen people who glance briefly at a pregnant lady and say that she will have a girl, or a boy. Have you not wondered how do they do that? Read on to find out about some of the most common beliefs.
There is no scientific explanation as to why one woman looks radiant during her pregnancy while another looks dull and drab. But some say that when the woman looks radiant and beautiful they are pregnant with a baby girl.
If the stomach is small the baby is a boy. They say that the boys are usually very small, and normally grow fast after they are born. However, during the pregnancy, baby girls are larger, and thus this fact is manifested through a larger bulge of the belly.
The girl baby's heart rate is much higher than that of the boy, and hence one can make out whether it is a boy or a girl by listening to the heartbeats of the baby. While some midwives swear by this method, doctors are of the opinion that one cannot say whether it is really accurate or not, as it is has not been studied or documented anywhere.
You can use the Chinese Lunar pregnancy calculator to forecast the gender of the baby. Not only that, the couple can also plan (before conceiving) what gender baby they want to have. The Chinese pregnancy calculator is a table which indicates what gender baby will be conceived each month every year for women between 18-45 years of age.
There are many reports on the success and accuracy of gender prediction with this pregnancy calculator. Actually, the Chinese pregnancy calculator has become so popular, that now most parenting internet sites display it.
One cannot say, from scientific point of view, whether these unusual ways of determining the sex of the baby really work. For those who want to be sure, science prescribes the ultrasound test or the amniocentesis test which will accurately you tell the gender of the child.