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No, you don’t have to do the Rest of the Warrior position (don’t even ask) to increase the odds of conceiving a certain gender. However, according to folklore, certain positions might make a difference. For instance, some people believe that if you want a boy, you should do it doggy style or standing up. If you want a girl, then stick with the missionary position.
Will it Work? Probably not. It doesn’t matter how you do the deed, you’re still looking at 50/50 odds. “People who are passionate about choosing the sex of their child sometimes resort to these methods, but they’re not proven to work,” explains Robin Elise Weiss, author of Guarantee the Sex of Your Baby. However, there’s no harm in trying new positions, so have fun shaking things up in the sack.
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