Meet the Man Who Says a Stroke Turned Him Gay

By Lucas Grindley

Originally published on Advocate.com March 31 2012 1:58 PM ET

 The man who had a stroke and then revealed last year to a U.K. newspaper that he believes it turned him gay is talking about the experience with the BBC Three.

Kris Birch describes first realizing he suddenly had feelings for men while visiting a coffee shop after the stroke. He was afraid to come out to family and friends who had known him as a straight, rugby loving Welshman.

Watch a clip from the report below.