2nd Trimester

LO's heartbeat and determining gender?

We're team green, but LO's heartbeat has been in the 170's (in the beginning - 8 week ultrasound), and now down in the 160's, but usually high 160's (was 168 at 24 week appt).  Our midwife swears by the heartbeat method - 160 and higher is a girl, and lower than 160 is a boy.  My friend had a DD who's heartbeat was in the 130's, and there are obviously exceptions to every rule.  I was just surprised to hear our midwife buy into what I thought was one of these "old wives tales".  Are there a lot of people who experience this tale to be true?

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