From predicting the sex to preventing stretch marks, everyone has a "tried and true" method passed down throughout generations. However, most of these are simply old wives' tales. Take this quiz to see how much you know about pregnancy folklore.
If you look at a mouse while pregnant, your baby will be born with:
a hairy birthmark
Drinking this helps a nursing mother's milk come in faster.
If your hands are dry during your pregnancy, you're having:
If you suffer from this during your pregnancy, your baby will be born with a lot of hair.
Eat some garlic. If the smell seeps out of your pores, you're having a:
If you mix this with your urine, it will turn pink for a girl and blue for a boy.
You're having a boy if your feet are:
To prevent stretch marks, your mom might tell you to use:
If you wear high heels during pregnancy, your child will be born:
If you eat these while you're pregnant, your baby will have a splotchy birthmark.
If you have extreme nausea during pregnancy, you're having a:
People say you cannot do this during your last trimester:
If you crave orange juice, you're having:
Your body (and baby) needs calcium if you're craving:
If your knowledge of pregnancy comes mostly from TV, you'll know that when a woman begins labor, you should immediately:
tell her to push
call a cab
If you do this, your fetus will be strangled by the umbilical cord.
stretch your arms over your head
take yoga classes
sleep on your stomach
If you refuse to eat the heel of a loaf of bread, you're:
having a redhead
going to give birth early
having a girl
You can drown your fetus by:
drinking too much water
taking a bath
Food cravings associated with having a boy include:
pretzels and chips
If you go outside during an eclipse, your baby will be born with a(n):