- LiveScience.com via Yahoo! NewsMay 21 06:48 AM
Transgender people who take testosterone as part of a transition from female to male can sometimes experience severe acne as a side effect of the treatment, according to a new report. The report, from researchers at Ramón y Cajal Hospital in Madrid, describes the cases of two transgender men in their 20s who both experienced severe acne after starting testosterone therapy. Such skin problems in...
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsMay 21 03:32 PM
A California board recommended parole on Thursday for a transgender inmate convicted of second-degree murder, the same day an appeals court put on hold a ruling requiring the state to pay for the prisoner's sex-reassignment surgery, officials said. Michelle-Lael Norsworthy, 51, who was born male but identifies as a woman and is held with male inmates at Mule Creek State Prison, is seeking to ...
- Canberra TimesMay 22 10:33 AM
Time-sensitive second-stage treatment for transgender kids is costly and subject to delays, which is causing massive distress to to this vulnerable group.
- Takepart.com via Yahoo! NewsMay 22 02:55 AM
Just before 1 p.m. on May 22, 2009, Johanna Vasquez was waiting for the bus in Houston. Vasquez had been living undocumented in the United States for 11 years, but her immigration status was the last thing on her mind at that moment.
- Philly.comMay 21 09:55 AM
NEW YORK ( MainStreet ) — When Stephanie Battaglino came out as transgender nearly a decade ago and told her supervisors that she was beginning her transition , the response from the other managers was surprisingly positive.
- ABC NewsMay 22 01:08 AM
Rulings leave transgender California inmate in limbo while she awaits sex reassignment surgery
- Contra Costa TimesMay 22 06:53 AM
Federal appeals court puts California transgender inmate's sex reassignment surgery on hold while it considers "serious" legal issues in legal battle with state's prisons
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 21 06:09 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A federal appeals court delayed sex reassignment surgery for a transgender prison inmate in California on Thursday, hours after a state panel recommended that she be paroled.
- Why Not CoconutMay 22 12:59 AM
Transgender activist and model Geena Rocero takes the spotlight this Saturday (May 23) in “The Bottomline with Boy Abunda” to talk about her advocacy for transgender people and equality in the Philippines. Rocero has been a successful model for ten years in the USA. But on her 30th birthday, Rocero gained attention when she […]
- PravdaMay 22 08:02 AM
The State Duma of the Russian Federation is going to consider a bill to amend Art. 14 of the Family Code. The amendments, if adopted, will ban transgender individuals from concluding marriage.
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