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Posted in Gender Identity

No one gene that determines a person’s sexual orientation

http://bit.ly/2ZCwcAmhttp://bit.ly/2ZCwcAmhttp://bit.ly/2ZCwcAm There is no one gene that determines a person’s sexual orientation, but genetics – along with environment – play a part in shaping sexuality,…

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Posted in Racism

The disturbing return of scientific racism

Racists ate it up and asked for second helpings. After all, here was hard scientific evidence that seemed to corroborate what they had always claimed:…

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Genetic Flaw Influences PTSD Severity

http://psychcentral.com/news/2015/09/02/genetic-flaw-influences-ptsd-severity/91710.html A chemical change in a particular gene appears to influence brain development in such a way as to lessen the ability to deal with…

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Genetics and obesity

But while an increase in obesity rates in recent years has been put down to lifestyle factors such as poor diet and a lack of…

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How tall or short a person becomes is 80 percent genetic

How tall or short a person becomes is estimated to be 80% genetic http://t.co/i0isLwIz7w — HuffPost Living (@HealthyLiving) October 6, 2014 How tall or short…

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