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Transgender patients risk their lives buying pills online

January 24, 2018 Maki 0

There is currently a two-year waiting list on United Kingdom’s National Health Services just to get initial consultation. The delay prompted many transgender patients to buying pills illegally online. Taking hormone therapy required regular check-ups […]

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Transgender healthcare goes online

January 20, 2018 Maki 0

Demand for transgender-healthcare far outstrips the availability of affirming, competent providers, particularly in rural and exurban areas. Transgender people are more likely to have inadequate insurance coverage and travel long distances to the healthcare providers. […]

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Transgender health care needs better doctors

December 22, 2017 Maki 0

Current medical education in the United States only offers five hours on average dedicated for LGBT-related concerns. By bringing transgender surgeries to academic medical centers, Dr. Maurice Garcia hopes that future doctors will no longer […]

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Breast cancer and transgender men

October 24, 2017 Maki 0

The World Health Organization marks the month of October each year as breast cancer awareness month with the goal of letting people know about breast cancer, early detection and treatment. It is also a chance […]

Transgender entertainment articles

Transgender stories: The joys and fears in transitioning

October 9, 2017 Maki 0

In a touching feature article on Saturday, Agence France-Presse through the AsiaOne website published the stories of two transgender women and their journey in becoming the people they were meant to be. When Clemence Zamora-Cruz […]