The identical twin brothers who shocked the nation with their story of being sexually abused by their own mother - before one twin concealed their traumatic past from the other after he lost his memory - have said they decided to publish their tale to encourage other families to talk about their pasts. Alex and Marcus Lewis, 49, were assured and confident as they spoke on ITV's This Morning spoke about their horrific childhood, and Marcus' impossible decision to hide the past from his brother after Alex lost his memory in a motorbike accident when he was They said their motivation for writing a book about their experiences was to encourage other families to talk to each other, and to prove that trauma can be overcome. The Lewis twins, now 49, went on This Morning to talk about their story and discuss why they decided to write a book.
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By Andy Coghlan. A genetic analysis of pairs of gay brothers, including sets of twins, has provided the strongest evidence yet that gay people are born gay. The study clearly links sexual orientation in men with two regions of the human genome that have been implicated before, one on the X chromosome and one on chromosome 8. The finding is an important contribution to mounting evidence that being gay is biologically determined rather than a lifestyle choice.
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Twins can be described in different ways. Maybe you have heard parents say their kids are "mirror twins", or you see twin girls dressed alike and assume that they are identical twins. These terms sound alike but have some key differences. Here's what you should know about identical twins and mirror twins, and how the terms are related.
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