Quoting Kayden & Nicholas's Mommy:" my dh and I argue about this all the time. I agree with what you are saying but he thinks that the woman ... [snip!] ... reasoning and prove my point. lol but he made me watch something on it and it made sense but i just believe the men control it."
Quoting Noneya Business:" It's a fact that the sperm determines the sex of the child."
Quoting rowthatboat:" Well I know that the sperm determines the sex (m or f) but timing has a lot to do with it. I don't ... [snip!] ... with it. I don't know when to do it if your trying for a girl or boy though, you'd have to look that up! Sorry I'm no help! "
Quoting Noneya Business:" It's a fact that the sperm determines the sex of the child."And the Woman determines the environment, Pretty much a hospitable environment with an egg waiting there could result in a boy, An acidic environment where the sperm have to wait for the egg could result in a girl because girl sperm can survive longer.
Quoting Mama to William + 1:" Man, I'd love if someone discovered something men could do. I'm starting to think the men in DH's literally ... [snip!] ... of his cousins who aren't related through their mother are boys, and his father is one of five and only one of them is female."If your husband was in the Navy, I'd tell him to get transferred to an aircraft carrier and work on the radar team. lol. On my husbands ship, all the men who worked radar only had girls.
Quoting Noneya Business:" When my parents were trying for me(the wanted a girl and explaining this might creep me out) but the ... [snip!] ... I ever have another child I'm trying for a girl so I can have one boy and one girl but I honestly think one is enough for me."I'm going to be trying this next time around. Would love to try for a little girl. (I have two boys already)
Quoting *VuHnEsSaH*:" Sperm determines the sex of the child but the woman's body has a lot to do w/ gender as well. X sperm ... [snip!] ... (vagina) & Y prefer it more alkaline. So, the woman's diet comes into play a lot. Timing is also a big factor as well"