The Ted Talk By Alice Dreger Essay
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Alice Dreger gives many different type of speeches about conjoined twins, people with dwarfism, and also people who have a-typical length (Dreger, 2010). A-typical means anyone who is not fully a male or female. There are many different forms of a-typical people. Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome is when the person is pretty much a male because of his chromosomal make up. Dreger says that this means that he was born a female and raised as a female. But when it comes to going through puberty, he does not go through all the changes a female does (Dreger, 2010). Each human ever born as adrenal glands that produce a male hormone. It just depends on your gender on how much of this gland will be produced (Dreger, 2010).
Another syndrome that someone could have is congenital adrenal hyperplasia (Dreger,…