If Kate is presently 2 months pregnant, the future heir to the throne will currently measure just 1.6cm, the size of a kidney bean – in royal terms – a pair of Jubilee earrings, but she is predicted to be tall as an adult. Jill Irving, a BabyCentre expert and health visitor comments: "Based on the combined heights of William and Catherine, I would expect their daughter to reach around 5ft 10 inches as an adult."
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About BabyCenter®BabyCenter® is the web's #1 global interactive parenting brand, reaching 78 percent of new and expecting moms online in the United States and 30 million parents monthly across 22 markets worldwide. BabyCenter, LLC, operates www.babycenter.com, the largest online resource for expectant and new parents around the world, and has nurtured more than 240 million parents since its launch in 1997. BabyCenter® is available on the Internet in eight languages and has mobile applications available in English and Spanish. BabyCenter, LLC, is based in San Francisco, California, and is a member of the Johnson & Johnson family of companies. [ii] Statistics taken from: Norberg K. 2004. Partnership status and the human sex ratio at birth. Proc Biol Sci 271(1555):2403-10 [i] Statistics taken from: Magnuson A, Bodin L, Montgomery SM. 2007. Father's occupation and sex ratio of offspring. Scand J Public Health 35(5):454-9 [ii] The average calories intake for women who had girls was 2,283 while the average calorie intake for those who gave birth to boys was 2,413. Study results obtained from: Mathews F, Johnson PJ, Neil A. 2008. You are what your mother eats: evidence for maternal preconception diet influencing foetal sex in humans. Proc Biol Soc 275(1643):1661-8