Transgender News

Miss Universe's first transgender contestant aims to be a role model for trans kids - USA TODAY

Google Transgender - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 15:59

USA TODAY

Miss Universe's first transgender contestant aims to be a role model for trans kids
USA TODAY
A study published last year by the European transgender group TGEU found that 77.5 percent of 885 transgender people over 16 years-old polled in Georgia, Poland, Serbia, Spain and Sweden had considered taking their own lives and that 24.5 percent of ...
First-ever transgender Miss Universe contestanteuronews
Transgender Miss Universe contender speaks up for trans kidsWTOP

all 45 news articles »
Categories: Transgender News

Transgender Miss Universe contender speaks up for trans kids

Topix TG News - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 14:49

The first transgender woman to compete in the global Miss Universe pageant says that, whether she wins the beauty title or not, she wants to make history as a role model for trans children around the globe. "If my going through all this contributes for the world moving a little step forward, then that's a personal crown that will always accompany me," says Angela Ponce, the 26-year old model and activist representing Spain.

Categories: Transgender News

Transgender Women at High Risk of Thromboembolism, Stroke - Medscape

Google Transgender - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 14:00

Medscape

Transgender Women at High Risk of Thromboembolism, Stroke
Medscape
Transgender women are at increased risk for venous thromboembolism (VTE) and ischemic stroke, particularly if they initiate some form of estrogen therapy, the ...

and more »
Categories: Transgender News

Transgender issues are not yet a schism between conservatives and liberals in Britain - The Economist (blog)

Google Transgender - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 13:21

The Economist (blog)

Transgender issues are not yet a schism between conservatives and liberals in Britain
The Economist (blog)
Open FutureTransgender issues are not yet a schism between conservatives and liberals in Britain. This means that there is still scope for a serious discussion, writes Sarah Ditum, in our second week of essays on transgender identities ...

Categories: Transgender News

Survey finds lack of health care access for transgender, nonbinary youth - Madison.com

Google Transgender - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 11:05

Madison.com

Survey finds lack of health care access for transgender, nonbinary youth
Madison.com
Wisconsin youth who are transgender, nonbinary and gender expansive/nonconforming, or TNG, say many doctors aren't aware of their needs, according to a survey by the UW School of Medicine and Public Health. Eighty percent of 311 TNG youth ages 12 ...

Categories: Transgender News

It isna t transphobic to question transgenderism

Topix TG News - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 10:07

The proposed changes to the 2004 legislation, backed by the leaders of both main political parties, will enable people to change their gender solely on the basis of self-identification. A simple declaration will be all that is needed for a man to be legally recognised as a woman.

Categories: Transgender News

Maine Woman Playing Transgender Teen On The Big Screen - Maine Public

Google Transgender - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 10:00

Maine Public

Maine Woman Playing Transgender Teen On The Big Screen
Maine Public
A transgender teen who made headlines in Maine when she won a battle with the Orono school district over use of the girls' bathroom, has been named one of Glamour Magazine's "hometown heroes." Nicole Maines, 17, is among 50 women the magazine ...
Maine woman playing transgender teen on the big screen | Miami ...Miami Herald

all 18 news articles »
Categories: Transgender News

Maine woman playing transgender teen on the big screen

Topix TG News - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 05:23

A transgender former middle school student who fought to use the bathroom of her choice in Maine is preparing for her big screen debut.

Categories: Transgender News

Nicole Maines, whose family won a Maine court case over transgender rights, will star in vampire flick - Press Herald

Google Transgender - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 04:48

Press Herald

Nicole Maines, whose family won a Maine court case over transgender rights, will star in vampire flick
Press Herald
Nicole Maines gained national attention as a transgender teenager in Maine fighting for her right to use the girls bathroom in school. Now 20, she's starring in a horror film as a transgender teenager in Los Angeles trying to co-exist with and ...

Categories: Transgender News

Maine woman playing transgender teen on the big screen - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Google Transgender - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 04:31

Maine woman playing transgender teen on the big screen
Minneapolis Star Tribune
PORTLAND, Maine — A transgender former middle school student who fought to use the bathroom of her choice in Maine is preparing for her big screen debut. Nicole Maines is starring in the indie horror film "Bit" as a transgender teen trying to co-exist ...

and more »
Categories: Transgender News

Getting over the angst in calling my transgender child 'they'

Topix TG News - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 00:40

It can be difficult for parents to educate people on the correct pronouns to use regarding their child's gender identity. It can be difficult for parents to educate people on the correct pronouns to use regarding their child's gender identity.

Categories: Transgender News

Ohio family says judge violated transgender son's rights by denying ... - NBC4i.com

Google Transgender - Tue, 07/10/2018 - 22:19

10TV

Ohio family says judge violated transgender son's rights by denying ...
NBC4i.com
A family in southwest Ohio says a judge violated their transgender son's civil rights when he denied the teen's request to legally change his name and now ...
Ohio parents appeal after judge denies transgender teen name ...10TV
Ohio parents appeal judge's ruling on rejection of name change ...13abc Action News

all 3 news articles »
Categories: Transgender News

Judge denies transgender teen's name change

Topix TG News - Tue, 07/10/2018 - 21:56

Even the biggest celebrity had to start somewhere. With that in mind, check out what these stars did for a living before they became famous.

Categories: Transgender News

Getting over the angst in calling my transgender child 'they' - Chicago Tribune

Google Transgender - Tue, 07/10/2018 - 21:43

Chicago Tribune

Getting over the angst in calling my transgender child 'they'
Chicago Tribune
Years ago when I was an overwhelmed and weepy new mother, a therapist informed me that parenthood is just one long series of losses. I walked out of her office never to return, but her words have stuck with me for 22 years as I've learned the tricky ...

Categories: Transgender News

Yelp Finally Removes Anti-Transgender Slur From Search Feature - Daily Beast

Google Transgender - Tue, 07/10/2018 - 21:16

Daily Beast

Yelp Finally Removes Anti-Transgender Slur From Search Feature
Daily Beast
But until earlier today, the Yelp search box across multiple devices would make suggestions that included the anti-transgender slur “tranny.” The search behavior was first highlighted on Twitter Monday night by the transgender personals website ...

Categories: Transgender News

Informed consent, individual care vital to ensure reproductive rights ... - The Conversation AU

Google Transgender - Tue, 07/10/2018 - 20:07

The Conversation AU

Informed consent, individual care vital to ensure reproductive rights ...
The Conversation AU
For any person needing medical care, informed consent is vital. Yet for transgender people, informed consent may be hindered by how medical professionals ...

and more »
Categories: Transgender News

VA secretary nominee promises care for all vets, including transgender veterans - Military Times

Google Transgender - Tue, 07/10/2018 - 19:52

Military Times

VA secretary nominee promises care for all vets, including transgender veterans
Military Times
WASHINGTON — Veterans Affairs Secretary nominee Robert Wilkie promised lawmakers this week that suicide prevention will remain the department's top clinical priority and transgender veterans will not see any benefits changes if he is confirmed for the ...

and more »
Categories: Transgender News

'It's another case of Ireland exporting healthcare' - Transgender...

Topix TG News - Tue, 07/10/2018 - 19:26

Hundreds of people gathered outside Leinster House last week to call on the government to provide improved healthcare for the transgender community. Photo: Noah Halpin Members of the transgender and nonbinary community are calling on the government to "update" their current options for healthcare, as many people face a trip abroad or waiting lists for treatment.

Categories: Transgender News
Syndicate content