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Pregnancy Myths Debunked

Pregnancy Myths vs. Reality

Pregnancy is filled with old wives' tales about everything from how an expectant mother is carrying to foods that will bring on labor. Last week we separated the myths from reality when it comes to fertility, now it's time to do the same for pregnancy. Let's see if you can determine fact from fiction.

Pregnancy Myths vs. Reality

Myth or Reality: Full moons can trigger your water to break in the third trimester.

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cheersdarlin916 cheersdarlin916 6 years
4/6 not so bad considering I had no idea on any of them. I was completely guessing.
Liss1 Liss1 6 years
I picked reality, for Eating spicy foods can bring on labor, because my sister was eating mexican food when she went into labor :)
ckeller825 ckeller825 6 years
holy moly, I got them all right! And I've never been pregnant. I guess it helps that all my friends and my sister are pregnant/have kids :)
Zivanod Zivanod 6 years
2/6 ... so bad.
Zivanod Zivanod 6 years
2/6 ... so bad.
Chrstne Chrstne 6 years
5/6...which isn't terrible, considering I have never been pregnant. But really...labor happens when the baby is ready, not because of your curry.
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