Born Gay or Genetics

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Born Gay or Genetics
Homosexuality is a person’s sexual preference. Many people are ashamed, or wish to remain silent because of how the world view homosexuals. People judge and treat them as if they are some kind of different species. Homosexuals are judged and resented by many for religious matters. Scientists have done studies to find out why homosexuals choose to be with the same sex, but these tests are still constantly being studied. Some say it is a choice to be gay, but many people think it is from environmental influence. Homosexuality could evolve from brain structure, possible hormonal influence, or from environmental influence.

Since so many people resent homosexual behavior, many find it hard to believe homosexuality really could not be of choice. Debating between this is why scientists have done studies to actually find out the truth. Scientist Simon LeVay has stated after research, “that there is a physiological difference between the brains of heterosexual and homosexual men” (qtd. in Rana). Studies proving the effect of females are the same as males are different. Explaining all of this, the components that organize the brain are the prenatal and perinatal hormones, which creates a female or male brain that produces the behavior of males and females (Rana). The most differentiated portion of the brain is the sexually dimorphic nucleus of the peptic area (Rana). The four cell groups named Interstitial Nuclei of the Anterior Hypothalamus (INAH 1-4) located in this area are three times bigger in men than they are in women; which in the case where there is a homosexual man, his brain is similar to a female (Rana). This is a logical cause to why some men who try to become attracted to the opposite sex is fairly impossible for him. The brain being built different to cause people to be homosexual could also have to do with hormonal influence.

Homosexuality is a sexual preference and should not be treated as an unnatural. This act...
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