- Denver PostJul 28 03:49 AM
A Colorado transgender woman's insurance company has denied her coverage for gender reassignment surgery she says is medically necessary and should be ensured by state law and policy.
- MedicineNet.comJul 27 09:28 PM
Title: Transgender Youth Don't Have Hormone Abnormalities Category: Health News Created: 7/24/2015 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 7/27/2015 12:00:00 AM
- NPRJul 26 02:28 PM
A new World Health Organization study finds alarmingly high rates of HIV infection among transgender women. One of the researchers notes that the numbers are rooted in rampant discrimination.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsJul 27 10:57 PM
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — When Estefanie Ferraz went to prison, she had been living as a woman for around a decade, had undergone more than half a dozen plastic surgeries including breast and cheek implants to enhance her feminine looks, and was saving up for a sex change operation.
- CNNJul 28 03:55 AM
The Girl Scouts of the United States of America now welcomes transgender girls, a stance that was made public several years ago but attracted controversy from conservative groups when it became widely known in May 2015 . Here are some other notable moments in the recent history of transgender identity.
- CBC via Yahoo Canada NewsJul 28 02:27 AM
A Saint John transgender woman is preparing to file a complaint to the New Brunswick Human Rights Commission to change the gender on her birth certificate and driver licence from male to female. Gloria Halvorsen legally changed her name in May, and while her driver's licence displays an updated name and photo, she is now fighting to have the indicated gender changed. Halvorsen plans to file a ...
- Time MagazineJul 28 05:07 AM
This is the latest civil rights fight over America's restrooms
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsJul 23 05:18 PM
MIAMI (AP) — The transgender community has gained a degree of acceptance in recent years with the help of such celebrities as Caitlyn Jenner and Laverne Cox from "Orange is the New Black." But for those who are less known it can be more of a struggle. Many young transgender people, wrestling with their identities, find themselves shunned by family, friends and co-workers. Episodes of ...
- US WeeklyJul 27 01:53 PM
Caitlyn Jenner is using her platform in a big way. The reality star, 65, penned a new blog on Monday, July 27, and focused the entry on the issue of suicide within the transgender community.
- Fox NewsJul 27 09:27 PM
When Estefanie Ferraz went to prison, she had been living as a woman for around a decade, had undergone more than half a dozen plastic surgeries including breast and cheek implants to enhance her feminine looks, and was saving up for a sex change operation.
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