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Old 09-14-2014, 12:23 PM   #1
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Default Homemade Pregnancy Test

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The technique is extremely simple. They put wheat and barley seeds in a cup, the woman in question would then urinate on the seeds, cover it with a cloth and check back the next day. If the seeds sprouted she is pregnant and if they didn’t she isn’t. They even said they could tell whether it was a boy or girl depending on if it was the majority of barley or wheat that sprouted. Researchers tested this back in the 60′s and found it to be 70% accurate. That seems to be about the same accuracy as the modern ones, especially the cheap ones. The ancient pregnancy test works on the same principle as that of a modern pregnancy test, looking for chemical change only present in pregnant women.
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