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Old wives' tale - Wikipedia

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Old wives' tale is an epithet used to indicate that a supposed truth is actually a superstition or something untrue, to be ridiculed. It can be said sometimes to be a  ...

7 Old Wives' Tales That Are Actually Scientifically Proven - Bustle

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Jun 24, 2015 ... But one old wives' tale about birth apparently holds true: A baby who causes a long and intense labor rather than coming out easily is in fact, ...

12 old wives' tales that are actually true - Kidspot

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Those old wives' tales your grandmother used to tell you aren't actually all that far ... Turns out those old wives weren't just nagging … they were actually spot on.

Popular Old Wives' Tales: Fiction or Fact? | Reader's Digest

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It seems that the centuries-old home remedy of the consumption of chicken soup for fighting the common cold is not just an old wives' tale. Scientists believe that ...

Old Wives Tales, Gender Prediction | FamilyEducation ...

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Read on for some of the wackiest old wives' tales believed to predict the gender of your baby, and try some for yourself. And then tell us & were they right?

Old Wives' Tales - KidsHealth

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Why do we cling to old wives' tales when we live in a world rich with medical expertise? While most are harmless, at least one is dangerous. Find out which are ...

Old Wives' Tales : snopes.com

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An assortment of superstition, old wives' tales, misinformation, and mistaken beliefs.

Old Wives Vs. Science | Fit Pregnancy and Baby

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Surprised? So was the study's lead author, Kathleen a. Costigan, R.N., M.P.H., director of the hospital's Fetal Assessment Center. "I had heard this old wives' tale  ...

9 'Old Wives' Tales' That Are Actually True (PHOTOS) | The ...

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Jul 26, 2013 ... Well, there is truth to some of these old wives' tales, and we're here to tell you which ones work — and are actually worth repeating.

Superstitions Old Wives Tales Beliefs & Misconceptions A-L - Corsinet

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A collection of superstitions, beliefs, and old wives tales from various cultures and eras. Includes wedding customs and superstitions and fears about death.