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This article is from the In-Depth Report The Mother-Baby Bond

Slide Show: 7 Myths about Pregnancy

A look at the science (or lack thereof) behind prenatal wives' tales


Carrying low? It must be a boy. Do you have heartburn? Then the baby has a full head of hair. Perhaps you have heard some of this prenatal folklore, much of which has no scientific basis. But it turns out there may be a grain of truth behind a few of these so-called myths. To find out which are fact and which are fiction, take a gander at the following slide show.

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