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Newcastle University Explore further: For that reason, the researchers propose allotting public funding to increase maternal education as a way to reduce early sexual promiscuity among their children. Maverick Coltrin entered the world a seemingly healthy 8-pound boy. These descriptions often involved pairing off when parents and other family were not present. Teenagers in the United States: She says the current political climate in Washington may be right for those types of programs to be developed. As the odds were in favour of men with more sons seeing a son return from the war, those sons were more likely to father boys themselves because they inherited that tendency from their fathers.