- LiveScience.com via Yahoo! NewsJul 27 09:10 AM
People who identify as transgender should not be considered to have a mental health disorder, according to a new study from Mexico. The World Health Organization currently lists transgender identity as a mental health disorder, and the new study is the first in a series of research aimed at finding out whether this categorization is apt. In the new study, published today (July 26) in the journal...
- UPIJul 27 12:28 PM
HealthDay news Being transgender is currently classified as a mental health disorder by the World Health Organization, but a new study suggests that should change.
Transgender Identity Not A Mental Illness, New S... - International Business Times
Transgender's classification as 'mental disorder... - FOX 6 News Birmingham
- MedicineNet.comJul 27 09:31 PM
Title: Transgender's Classification as 'Mental Disorder' Is Outdated, Study Finds Category: Health News Created: 7/26/2016 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 7/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
The WHO says being transgender is a mental illne... - Tampa Bay Times
- Time MagazineJul 26 02:41 PM
In the last couple of decades, many medical institutions have moved away from the view that being transgender is the result of mental illness, as they previously did with homosexuality. Still, stigma persists, and some of the most influential medical bibles, including the WHO’s International Classification of Diseases (ICD), continue to categorize a transgender diagnosis…
Transgender man admits having sex with transgend... - Richmond Times-Dispatch
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- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsJul 26 02:29 PM
In court papers, lawyers for the student, Gavin Grimm, urged the Supreme Court to leave in place a lower court's order in favor of Grimm while the litigation goes on. The case is the first time the fight over transgender bathroom rights has reached the Supreme Court. Last year, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) sued on behalf of Grimm to challenge the Gloucester County School Board's ...
Transgender student asks U.S. high court to keep... - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- Time MagazineJul 25 09:56 PM
When Sarah McBride takes the stage in Philadelphia on Thursday night, she will have just three minutes to make her speech. But she will only need to say a word to make history. When she does, the 25-year-old press secretary will become the first openly transgender person to address a major party convention. And if…
- New York TimesJul 25 05:02 PM
A proposal to remove the designation from international guidelines is rapidly gaining support, and would lessen stigmatization.
- Los Angeles TimesJul 24 11:05 PM
The Pentagon on Thursday lifted a long-standing ban against transgender men and women serving openly in the military, removing one of its last discriminatory hurdles and placing gender identity on par with race, religion, color, sex and sexual orientation. The announcement by Defense Secretary...
Mortal to Divine and Back: India’s Transgender G... - New York Times
Transgender man from Lucedale admits having sex ... - The Biloxi Sun Herald
Courts move towards transgender rights, but much... - Business Insurance
- Perth NowJul 27 08:06 PM
A TRANSGENDER, HIV-positive prostitute accused of passing the disease on to a client has pleaded not guilty in a Perth court.
- Sydney Morning HeraldJul 27 08:27 PM
A transgender, HIV-positive prostitute accused of passing the disease on to a client has pleaded not guilty in a Perth court.
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