It is held that multiple homosexual sibling families can be employed as strategic data in testing various etiological theories of homosexuality. If the conundrum has to be solved, a more wide-reaching approach is probably necessary. First, homosexual men do tend to have a higher birth order than heterosexual men, and this higher birth order is attributed to homosexual men having greater number of older brothers. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. Early Human Development. The interaction of fraternal birth order with birth weight an obviously prenatally determined trait suggests that the mechanism of the fraternal birth order effect operates before the individual's birth i. Individuals who identified having any same-sex sexual partner i.
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Tell me: Secondly, the fraternal birth order effect operates through a biological mechanism during prenatal life, not during childhood or adolescence. What about people who claim they were inherently heterosexual, bisexual, homosexual for years and then their orientation, their attractions, arousals, passions shifted as time went on? This has been reported in samples from Canada,  the United Kingdom,  the Netherlands,  and Polynesia.
The oldest two are lefties.