Tag Archives: Sexual Orientation

The Science Behind Sexual Orientation

The Science Behind Sexual Orientation

People who are attracted to others of the same sex develop their sexual orientation before they are born. This is not a choice. And scientific evidence shows their parents cannot be blamed. Research proving that there is biological evidence for sexual orientation has been available since the 1980s. The links have been emphasised by new […]

What is Sexual Orientation?

What is Sexual Orientation?

What is sexual orientation?  Strictly speaking, the phrase refers to the way in which individuals are sexually, romantically or emotionally attracted to others, and the way in which they define themselves in relation to those feelings.  But although it is very commonly used, the term is often misunderstood. Traditionally it was thought possible to describe […]