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Heredity and Hormones 1 Heredity and Hormones Shalene Smith BEH/225 3-18-2010 Michael O’Shea
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Heredity and Hormones 2 Heredity and Hormones If experience shapes the brain, what is responsible for the function of the brain? Heredity gives an individual person his or her genes passed down through generations. These genes have an influence on all internal organs, physical structure, and the heart. There is a slight difference from parent to child or sibling-to-sibling based on heredity. Each brain has the same purpose and function but is unique in its capability. Wisdom and experience have a major influence on behavior. The influence of this discussion is to compare and contrast the heredity of genes and hormones on human behavior. Glands are controlled by the hypothalamus, a part of the brain. The brain controls and maintains the body’s regular functions. As a human grows and hormonal changes take place, the changes in the physical, mental, and spiritual states of the body become apparent. In the physical state, heredity takes on the role from previous generation’s traits. Generations from before maybe had a smart wit, a large nose, and no common sense whatsoever. With a future generation, the genes would change
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2010 for the course AXIA BEH/225 taught by Professor Michealo'shea during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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