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IVF Nutrients May Dictate if the Baby’s a Boy or Girl

(New Scientist) – WILL it be a boy or a girl? For people undergoing IVF, the nutrient-rich liquid their embryos grow in could tip the balance. The finding adds to mounting evidence that the culture medium is playing a role in an embryo’s development and future health. Women undergoing IVF are treated with hormones that stimulate the release of eggs.

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