As the world becomes more civilized, it is becoming clear that the desperation for a son in most African families is gradually coming into extinction. But still, some families want male children for whatever reason. If you’re one of them, here a few ways to hedge your bet.
- Sex position:
Research has shown that there are certain sex positions which makes conceiving a male child very possible. These include; Doggy style, Missionary, Spooning.
- Know your cycle
Consider avoiding sex the week before you ovulate to increase your significant other’s sperm count. Have sex on the day you ovulate, if possible. Although not proven, it may increase your chances of conceiving a boy.
- Consume more alkaline foods
Akaline rich foods reduce the acidity in a woman’s cervical fluid can also increase the chances of conceiving a baby boy. Eat alkaline foods such as banana, coconut, yam, buttermilk, leafy greens weeks prior to ovulation to optimize your chances of having a boy
- Attaining orgasm
Some believe that during a female orgasm, an alkaline secretion is released into the vagina, which gives the Y sperm an increased chance of survival. It is said that to increase your chances of having a boy, you should orgasm before your partner during sex.
- Never skip a good breakfast
According to research, breakfast every morning – preferably a bowl of cereal when ovulating makes women more likely to have a male child.