You will need
- home ovulation tests;
- - visit the Cabinet of ultrasound;
Gender of baby depends on which sex chromosome was sperm involved in conception. If he had a Y chromosome, then you will wait for the boy, and the X chromosome ensures that the pregnant girl. These sperm differ in their properties. It is believed that carrying a Y chromosome is faster but less resilient than those with X-chromosome. On the basis of these data you will be able to plan the sex of the child.
First, determine which part of the cycle you ovulate. You can roughly estimate it by the calendar, on the assumption that ovulation occurs 14 days before new menstrual period. To more accurately capture the time of ovulation helps measuring the basal temperature: during the day it rises about 0.2°C. you can Also use home ovulation tests or an ultrasound study, but these options require investment of money.
Now that you know roughly when in the current cycle possible ovulation, you can start planning sex of the child. If you want to conceive a girl, sex should begin 2-4 days prior to ovulation. But to create a boy will need to start to abstain for a week before ovulation and have sex only on the day when it will happen.
In that case, if the desire to conceive a particular gender is not a simple whim, and with inherited diseases that can occur depending on gender, it is necessary to resort to methods that ensure a high percentage of effectiveness. There is the technique of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, which allows you to choose the gender of the unborn child. In order to use this method, contact the family planning center.
It should be noted that this method is not guaranteed success, reliable statistical data, it does not exist, and many doctors do believe that it is not more effective than diets or rites that define traditional medicine.