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11 Big Fat Pregnancy Myths

  • Intro

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    CREDIT: stock.xchng Pregnant
  • Pregnancy lasts nine months.

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    CREDIT: Karen Roach | Dreamstime Due Date
  • When you have sex determines the gender of your baby.

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    Newborn Baby Sleeping
  • You can predict the sex of your baby without technology.

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    CREDIT: Cheryl Davis | Dreamstime Boy Or Girl
  • Twins skip a generation.

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    CREDIT: resident_a | sxc.hu Twin Babies
  • Breastfeeding makes your breasts sag.

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    CREDIT: Monkey Business Images | Dreamstime Baby Bottle
  • The mom-to-be is the only one going through hormonal changes.

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    CREDIT: Nyul | Dreamstime Dad And Pregnant Wife
  • Your body shape will never be the same again.

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    CREDIT: Dreamstime Pregnant Belly
  • Pregnancy makes your feet grow.

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    CREDIT: laura-s | sxc.hu Painted Toes
  • Drinking any alcohol during pregnancy will hurt your baby.

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    CREDIT: Barbara Oleksa | Dreamstime Women Drinking Wine
  • "Morning" sickness only happens in the morning.

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    CREDIT: Valua Vitaly | Dreamstime Pregnant Sick
  • "Pregnancy brain" makes it impossible to concentrate.

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    CREDIT: Dreamstime Pregnant Sleeping

There is, arguably, more superstition surrounding pregnancy than any other so-called "medical condition." To separate fact from fiction, we examined the science behind the hearsay.

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