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Nub Theory - we really don't care if it's a boy or a girl, but anyone want to guess?

(26 Posts)
Notamumyet81 Tue 24-Feb-15 15:40:30

Hi All,

I hope everyone is well!

I'm just back from the 12 week scan and so relieved to report that everything is looking good so far (I was very anxious due to miscarrying my last pregnancy at 11 weeks and having spotting during this one from weeks 6-8).

My husband and I don't care if we have a boy or a girl - being healthy is all we hope for! But I wondered if anyone would like to have a guess at what the sex might be from these photos ... the nub theory is very interesting ...

Thanks! smile

Number3cometome Tue 24-Feb-15 15:42:43

Boy x

Notamumyet81 Tue 24-Feb-15 16:17:33

Thanks for the input Number3 - I think the first picture looks like a boy nub too, but the second picture looks the opposite and my husband thinks it just generally looks like a girl! We'll be delighted either way, but would love more feedback from others ...

ClariceBeanthatsme Tue 24-Feb-15 16:29:38

Agree with you, first pic looks like a boy and second a girl. Girly skull though on both pics...
Glad your scan was all ok smile

ClariceBeanthatsme Tue 24-Feb-15 16:31:00

Based on the skull theory I mean. It's more round and apparently a more square skull indicates boy.

Goldiefawn Tue 24-Feb-15 16:39:37

Yes I looked at the pics before scrolling down to what others have said, and thought the same thing - boy in the first one and girl in the others! Who knows!

Notamumyet81 Tue 24-Feb-15 18:40:07

Thanks everyone - seems it's still a mystery! Will be interesting to see what they say at the 20 week scan!

jennyB123 Tue 24-Feb-15 18:41:29

How do u view photos? I'm on my ipad app and can't work out where the pics are?!

Notamumyet81 Tue 24-Feb-15 18:50:48

Hi Jenny, the pictures are right at the top, in the first post. I'm not sure how they show up on the ipad though?

seaoflove Tue 24-Feb-15 18:51:26

Nub is clearly pointing upwards, so I'm saying strong likelihood of a boy.

seaoflove Tue 24-Feb-15 18:54:04

You can't view images via the app.

NoArmaniNoPunani Tue 24-Feb-15 18:58:41

I think boy.

blackwidow74 Wed 25-Feb-15 08:10:05

Boy by nub smile

SomeSortOfDeliciousBiscuit Wed 25-Feb-15 12:14:52

Can someone explain what nub theory and skull theory is, please?

seaoflove Wed 25-Feb-15 12:24:42

Nub theory explained: www.onetoonemidwives.org/information/nub-theory

There's loads more if you Google.

Skull theory, well there doesn't seem to be much evidence for that. Again, you'll find a bit if you search for it.

Feex15 Thu 25-Jun-15 13:52:10

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

KateRaeganandMichael Thu 25-Jun-15 14:59:26

notamummyyet81 I think boy for you - nub is looking at a different angle.
feex15 looks girly to me

Enjoy your babies x

Evianbaby15 Thu 25-Jun-15 18:14:51

feex your details are visible on that scan pic...might want to get HQ to take it down

Evianbaby15 Fri 26-Jun-15 18:45:12

Would anyone

Evianbaby15 Fri 26-Jun-15 18:46:12

Like to take a guess at mine (don't mind either way if it's a boy or girl)
Sorry for thread hijack, tried to start one but the pics wouldn't load

Feex15 Fri 26-Jun-15 21:12:29

Evanbaby15 thank you . How can you tell the difference? �� x

Feex15 Fri 26-Jun-15 21:16:38

Evianbaby I can't see your pic?

Feex15 Fri 26-Jun-15 21:48:03

Notamummyyet Thank you. How can you tell??
Sorry I'm trying to work out how this works and I can't see anyone's pics x

Feex15 Fri 26-Jun-15 21:49:24

KateRaegonandmicheal
Thank u. How can you tell??

Evianbaby15 Fri 26-Jun-15 21:54:46

if you are using the app then that'll be why you can't see any pics

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