Tag: "Gender Disappointment"


‘Gender Disappointment’, the New Woe for Some Mothers

In a matter that has come out of the closet through internet forums, websites and discussions, many women who have had a daughter, feel the need to have a son and the vice versa when they are again expecting. The phenomenon seems to be so common nowadays that psychiatrists are calling it by the name of ‘Gender Disappointment’.


Gender Disappointment Affects Women Hoping for A Little Girl but Pregnant with a Boy

The customary response for a pregnant woman to give regarding the unknown gender of her baby is: “I don’t care whether it’s a boy or girl as long as the baby is healthy.”