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Myths, tips & Interesting Facts

From the moment you announce your pregnancy, it seems like everyone has a piece of advice to help you along the way. Is it folklore or is it solid advice? How do you know what's true and what's not? Here are few of the most common myths debunked, interesting facts unearthed and useful tips. Be amazed by what you read, relieved when you find out you're not the only one, and laugh when you imagine "what if it actually was true?".

Pregnancy Myths

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Myth:
The shape and fullness of your face during pregnancy can indicate your baby's sex.

Fact:
Every woman gains weight differently during pregnancy and every woman experiences different skin changes. If people tell you that because your face is round and rosy you're having a girl, they might be right - but it's just as likely that they... more

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Baby Myths

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Myth:
Your newborn can’t actually see you — just shadows.

Fact:
Infants are far-sighted, but right from birth they can follow an object to an arc of 30 degrees. That increases to an arc of 180 degrees at 8 to 10 weeks. At this stage, babies can't see minute detail, but tend to fix their eyes on points of... more

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Toddler Myths

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Myth:
If a parent is truly committed to a child and provides him with attention and love, then that child will behave properly.

Fact:
Even if you are totally committed to your child, love him with all of your heart, do absolutely everything right, and are the most magnificent, spectacular, utterly faultless parent, your child would still misbehave. The truth is: ALL children... more

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