Statistics show left-handed people are more likely to be schizophrenic, alcoholic, delinquent, dyslexic, have as well as mental disabilities. They're also more likely to die young and get into accidents.(Read More)
But think of Babe Ruth, John McEnroe and Oscar de la Hoya. Not only are them, most of the Hollywood celebs too lefties! The theory of evolution allows only the survival of the fittest. How come they are everywhere? Are left handed people really different?
Oh yes! They are! According to new theories, what left-handed people may lack in fitness, they make up by being different. In research leaded by Dr Alan Searleman for St Lawrence university in New York, he found that the left handlers can be considerably more intellectually gifted. The number of left handed people with IQ score 140 was more than the right handed ones. Generally people having their IQs more than 140 are bracketed as geniuses!