Weird Science? Fueling Pregnancy Myths (ABC News)- Pregnancy News

No matter how much medicine learns about pregnancy, modern myths about diet, the baby’s sex and what causes miscarriages abound. Young’s team had several reasons to question the cereal-eating moms study, but one major red flag was that the researchers asked too many questions in their 133-option diet questionnaire. Modern day pregnancy myths abound among patients with high school sex education classes and some Google researching under their belt. Paulson, chief of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, said he hears the same myths about gender selection year after year. If you would like to tell us more facts about this story, please click here to send the editors of ABC News a separate email with the information you have. If your browser does not support javascript, please visit our browser upgrade page for a list of supported web browsers. read more

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