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Drawing on her own experience, Nagoya doctor offers transgender counseling - The Japan Times

Google Transgender - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 07:45

The Japan Times

Drawing on her own experience, Nagoya doctor offers transgender counseling
The Japan Times
A transgender doctor has opened a clinic in Nagoya specializing in counseling and hormone therapy for transgender people. While people diagnosed with gender dysphoria in Japan are receiving more social support, such as getting health insurance ...

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Ensuring Comprehensive Care and Support for Transgender and Gender-Diverse Children and Adolescents - AAP News

Google Transgender - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 07:22

Ensuring Comprehensive Care and Support for Transgender and Gender-Diverse Children and Adolescents
AAP News
As a traditionally underserved population that faces numerous health disparities, youth who identify as transgender and gender diverse (TGD) and their families are increasingly presenting to pediatric providers for education, care, and referrals. The ...

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Doctors group recommends support for transgender children

Topix TG News - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 06:09

A doctors group took a stand in support of transgender children Monday, offering advice in what it called "a rapidly evolving" field. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommended support for kids who change their names or hairstyles to affirm their chosen gender identity.

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Doctors group recommends support for transgender children

Topix TG News - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 06:09

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Insanity. Doctors performing mastectomies on teen "transgender" girls

Topix TG News - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 04:08

This story never seems to end. There are, apparently, doctors accepting cases of underage female children who "identify" as males and performing double mastectomies on them to avoid the trauma of developing breasts.

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Residents rally in support of transgender protections in Massachusetts

Topix TG News - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 04:08

Hundreds took to Copley Square Sunday to express their support for the third ballot question in the upcoming Massachusetts general election. PHOTO BY RACHEL SHARPLES/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF Over 500 Massachusetts residents flooded Copley Square Sunday to support the upholding of statewide protections for transgender individuals in the Commonwealth.

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Doctors group recommends support for transgender children - Miami Herald

Google Transgender - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 04:07

Doctors group recommends support for transgender children
Miami Herald
A doctors group took a stand in support of transgender children Monday, offering advice in what it called "a rapidly evolving" field. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommended support for kids who change their names or hairstyles to affirm their ...

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Suicide attempt rate among transgender youth hits 50 percent, study finds - WWLTV.com

Google Transgender - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 03:57

WWLTV.com

Suicide attempt rate among transgender youth hits 50 percent, study finds
WWLTV.com
A new study found that half of transgender male adolescents have attempted suicide. It's an alarming statistic that is more than triple the attempted suicide rate among teens who are not transgender. New Orleans resident Kierria Prince has a full time ...

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Anne Hathaway addresses issues of 'whiteness' and 'straightness'

Topix TG News - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 02:06

Actress Anne Hathaway has an emotional moment after addressing the Human Rights Campaign National Dinner after being presented with their National Equality Award in Washington, D.C., Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018.

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Insanity. Doctors performing mastectomies on teen “transgender” girls - Hot Air

Google Transgender - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 00:01

Hot Air

Insanity. Doctors performing mastectomies on teen “transgender” girls
Hot Air
Reasonable people would be mystified, if not repelled, by the statements and actions of a leading researcher into transgender treatment. In a study funded by a $5.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), researchers including Dr ...

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Strongly opposed to legal same-sex relationships

Topix TG News - Sun, 09/16/2018 - 21:48

The survey results, released in Port of Spain on Friday, noted there has been increased attention on LGBTQI issues in the country over the past few months, triggered by a landmark ruA ling in the High Court.

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Representation isn't just in vogue, it's here to stay

Topix TG News - Sun, 09/16/2018 - 17:28

After all, the eight-part series features the largest transgender cast in television history. At least 13 trans actors in recurring roles - to be precise - with many of them newcomers.

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Texas Border Patrol agent accused of "serial killing spree" in Laredo

Topix TG News - Sun, 09/16/2018 - 13:11

Juan David Ortiz, an intel supervisor for the Border Patrol, has been accused of killing four women, including one transgender woman, and kidnapping a fifth woman, who escaped and alerted law enforcement. A U.S. Border Patrol agent has been accused of going on a nearly two-week-long "serial killing spree" that came to an end on Saturday after he was arrested him in connection with the deaths of four women and the kidnapping of a fifth woman.

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Accommodating transgender students on college campuses

Topix TG News - Sun, 09/16/2018 - 08:40

Abbie Goldberg, a professor of psychology at Clark University, studied the growing population of transgender and gender-nonconforming students across the U.S. While some institutions promote trans-inclusive policies and practices, others have not kept pace.

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Transgender ex-student sues school over mistreatment

Topix TG News - Sun, 09/16/2018 - 06:36

A former student has sued a north Alabama school district, saying she was harassed and physically assaulted because she was transgender, while administrators turned a blind eye. Zelda Menefee filed a federal civil rights lawsuit Tuesday against the Huntsville city school system, former superintendent Casey Wardynski and eight other teachers and school employees.

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How Islamists stigmatise Indonesia's transgender waria - South China Morning Post

Google Transgender - Sun, 09/16/2018 - 06:34

South China Morning Post

How Islamists stigmatise Indonesia's transgender waria
South China Morning Post
Indonesia's LGBTI community could be forgiven for thinking their search for equality is going backwards. During the pre-Islamic, Hindu-Buddhist period of Indonesian history, waria (third gender people) were not only accepted – they were respected and ...

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My first transgender concert - Slipped Disc

Google Transgender - Sun, 09/16/2018 - 05:49

Slipped Disc

My first transgender concert
Slipped Disc
It is described as 'a transgender cycle for soprano, flute, bassoon, guitar piano and electronics'. It is 50 minutes long. The composer, who will play bassoon, is a professor at the Rubin Academy in Jerusalem. The recital is part of the 21st festival ...

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Scottish prison service rejects 'transgender wings' in jails

Topix TG News - Sun, 09/16/2018 - 02:17

Scottish prison chiefs have rejected the idea of holding transgender inmates on separate wings, after concerns were raised that their policy was putting other prisoners at risk. Campaigners have claimed that the current policy, under which Scottish prisons are advised to house male-bodied transgender inmates in women's prisons, is "open to abuse".

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Gov. Brown Signs Landmark Bill Ensuring Medical Care, Counseling,...

Topix TG News - Sat, 09/15/2018 - 21:40

STUDIO CITY - Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday signed into law a landmark bill that gives, as a right, access to medical services, including counseling, hormone therapy and surgery, to transgender youth in foster care. The services will be covered by Medi-Cal for transgender and gender nonconforming youths and include other services, such as dental and vision.

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Champions Star Josie Totah, 17, Shares First Photo Since Coming Out as Transgender - PEOPLE.com

Google Transgender - Sat, 09/15/2018 - 18:58

PEOPLE.com

Champions Star Josie Totah, 17, Shares First Photo Since Coming Out as Transgender
PEOPLE.com
Josie Totah has shared her first Instagram photo since coming out as transgender in August. In the image, which Totah posted on Friday, she stands on a bridge while casually tucking her hands into the pockets of her black pants. “What'd i miss?
'Champions' Star Josie Totah, 17, Shares First Photo Since Coming Out As TransgenderHollywood Life
Disney star Josie Totah, 17, who played Mindy Kaling's son shares first photo since coming out as transgenderDaily Mail

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