November 25, 2020

Doc claims smoking during pregnancy turns children GAY

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52dd00a52884b_71247850By Andy Wells From Daily Star UK

A UNIVERSITY professor has astonishingly claimed that a woman smoking while she is pregnant can turn the baby .

, a professor of neurobiology at , claims that a woman’s lifestyle while she is pregnant can affect both the IQ and sexuality of her unborn child.

He said that the development of the child can be affected by smoking, drinking, taking drugs or living in an area with high pollution levels.

70210Smoking would mean a higher chance of a daughter becoming a lesbian in later life, according to the doctor.

He told The Sunday Times: “Pre-birth exposure to both nicotine and amphetamines increases the chance of lesbian daughters.”

Dr Swaab also claimed that the more brothers a boy has, the more likely he is to become gay.

“Pre-birth exposure to both nicotine and amphetamines increases the chance of lesbian daughters”

He added: “Pregnant women suffering from stress are also more likely to have homosexual children of both genders because their raised level of the stress hormone cortisol affects the production of foetal sex hormones.”

The doctor also claimed that annoying behaviour in teens is natures way of preventing incest.

Ben Summerskill, chief executive of gay rights organisation Stonewall, said that “sexuality is probably is caused by genetic inclination”, adding that more evidence is needed before stating either way.

Despite his controversial claims, the doctor said genetics do play a much larger role in child development than lifestyle choices.

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CLAIMS: Dr Dick Swaab made controversial comments about women who smoke during pregnancy [: FILE PIC]

CONTROVERSIAL: The doctor claimed stress during pregnancy can also lead to homosexual children [GETTY: POSED BY MODEL]

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http://www.dailystar.co.uk/news/latest-news/361441/Doc-claims-smoking-during-pregnancy-turns-children-GAY

 

 

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