Lunar Phase and Birthrate: A 50-Year Critical Review

  title={Lunar Phase and Birthrate: A 50-Year Critical Review},
  author={R. Martens and I. Kelly and D. Saklofske},
  journal={Psychological Reports},
  pages={923 - 934}
  • R. Martens, I. Kelly, D. Saklofske
  • Published 1988
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Psychological Reports
  • This review examines 21 studies for which data relating to lunar periodicities and birth have been analyzed. There is insufficient evidence to support such a relationship. Most studies have reported negative results, and the positive studies contradict each other. 
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