Is it a boy or a girl?


From the types of food you crave, to the shape and position of your bump, everyone's got a different way of predicting whether you're expecting a boy or a girl.

Use our pregnancy questionnaire and find out what the Chinese and Old Wives have to say about the gender of your baby.

Folic Acid: Contributes to normal maternal tissue growth during pregnancy. The Department of Health recommends that women should take a daily supplement of 400 micrograms of folic acid while they are trying to conceive, and should continue taking this dose for the first 12 weeks of pregnancy, to support the development of the baby's spine.

Vitamin B12: Helps release energy from food.

Zinc: Contributes to normal fertility and reproduction

Last updated: August 2012