More Pregnancy Sickness = Baby is a Girl?

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More Pregnancy Sickness = Baby is a Girl?
Tue, 01-15-2013 - 12:54pm

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge -- a.k.a Prince William and Kate Middleton -- are "expecting a baby in July," according to a royal announcement and the news has folks wondering if the wording means the end of the rumor that she's carrying twins. We think it means this: That royal baby will be a girl.

Ever since Kate was hospitalized following severe morning sickness, rumors have been swirling that she is pregnant with twins. That's because severe morning sickness (hyperemesis gravidarumis) is more common in women carrying multiple babies, according to the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. It's thought that spiking hormone levels are to blame.

What do you think of this theory? Does more morning sickness= baby is a girl? 

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Tue, 01-22-2013 - 1:50pm

Interesting theory!  I've heard the same thing from a few of my mommy friends.  I've not been sick (yet!) so maybe I'm having a boy? 

~ Ashley ~

~ Expecting Our First in SEPTEMBER! ~