The proud parents of daughters may long for a son, and indeed many cultures value boys above girls. In the entire human population the overall odds of naturally giving birth to either gender are about 50/50. However, factors can be tweaked in favour of a boy or a girl, depending on whether you trust statistical evidence, follow medical science or believe ‘old wives tales’. Though if old wives don’t know about giving birth, then who does?
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