If you want to try to increase the chances of having a boy or a girl, sometimes it all comes down to how you do it, literally. While there is no 100% method that will guarantee that you can select the gender of your child, there are specific positions that you can try that will increase the likelihood of selecting the gender.
This works for a variety of different reasons, but is based on the fact that the two kinds of chromosomes that are responsible for gender selection are carried by sperm that are very different.Read the whole article
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