how do babies know to turn upside down before they're born?

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Offline kdlynn

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obviously some babies are breech, but generally... what tells them to turn to come out head first?

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how do babies know to turn upside down before they're born?
« Reply #1 on: 01/09/2007 01:12:24 »
Darn good question! - How do they?

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how do babies know to turn upside down before they're born?
« Reply #2 on: 01/09/2007 02:56:57 »
i was thinking about this because my friend is having a baby and she said she felt him turn around last night

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how do babies know to turn upside down before they're born?
« Reply #3 on: 02/09/2007 15:19:58 »
Gravity=circulation=life   Long story.

What if the density of the developing skull causes the baby to rotate accordingly? Just an idea
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how do babies know to turn upside down before they're born?
« Reply #4 on: 02/09/2007 16:04:22 »
maybe... but they don't flip until right before they're born... i thought