ARTICLES RELATING TO TRANSGENDER

Transgender hormone therapy could pose heart dangers

2019-08-29 09:28

Both oestrogen and testosterone therapies pose health risks.

Transgender men and women may have higher heart attack risk

2019-04-16 11:59

About 1.4 million Americans identify as transgender, and some have a four times higher heart attack risk than 'cisgender' people.

FEATURE DOCUMENTARY: The story of 4 transgender children

2019-02-14 13:28

6-year-old David is part of the new trans generation of people who don't identify with the sex they were assigned at birth, and who chose to make the transition very early. This moving film explores the transitioning through first-hand stories told by four young people.

"I want to live like the woman that I am" – a 20-year-old’s trans journey

2018-10-15 16:02

Nhlanhla Ehhn Ngeleka believes she was born transgender but for years she could do nothing but ignore it. It was at the age of 17 that she decided to come out to her family and their reaction wasn’t quite what she had anticipated. This is her story.

This woman could be the first openly trans governor in the U.S.

2018-09-26 13:12

Plus other unique women leaders in politics and law.

In some cultures there has always been more than just male or female

2018-08-10 10:44

The western world has long asked us to choose from these binary genders, but there are places where there are more options to identify yourself with.

Scarlett Johansson is playing a trans man – here's why a SA trans woman thinks it's a big deal

2018-07-05 18:15

Isn't it time that Hollywood and other movie industries start hiring appropriate stars?

The difference between sex and gender: When do children develop their gender identity?

2018-04-03 16:38

How do children come to understand gender?

How do you treat a trans co-worker? Hint: just like any other co-worker

2018-03-22 16:57

Everyone deserves the same respect and dignity. We all have the same rights.

Transgender man opens up about his transition to being male

2017-10-27 18:39

After the shock of his brother’s suicide Barnaby Royce knew he had to focus on what makes him happy.

 

A parent's guide: Help your child welcome a trans classmate

2019-05-23 15:00

We live in a world with such amazing diversity and being trans is just another way people add to the spectrum of life. It's up to parents to help their children understand that differences are normal. Here's how.

Science finds a way for transgender males to maintain fertility

2019-03-25 17:02

Research has shown that after one year of testosterone treatment, ovary function in transgender men is preserved to the extent that it might allow them to become pregnant.

Donald Trump's administration seeks to erase trans people and the trans community is not standing for it

2018-10-24 14:42

Trans people and their allies have been vocal IRL and online about the issue.

"I was outed as transgender and it was one of the most painful experiences of my life"

2018-10-12 15:57

Being an ally to the LGBTQIA community means allowing people to share their own stories, at their own time and in their own way.

"I’m not a boy!" Raising a transgender child

2018-09-10 13:29

If your child’s assigned gender is causing nothing but distress, could he or she be transgender, asks Your Baby's writer Margot Bertelsmann, who won a Media24 Best Feature Excellence Award for this article last week.

Meet the first transgender woman to compete at Miss Universe

2018-07-13 09:45

Angela Ponce from Spain hopes to become a role model for transgender kids everywhere.

Being transgender is not a mental disorder, WHO decides

2018-06-21 10:48

The declassification should lead to less stigma.

Genderqueer, trans or pansexual - what does it all mean?

2018-04-03 16:25

Don’t know the difference between gender identity and sexual orientation? Here’s a guide.

This transgender man wants you to stop being ashamed of your period

2018-03-15 14:18

Kenny Jones, a model from London, is at the forefront of a campaign to end period stigma.

Man wants to be first transgender person to win biggest bodybuilder competition

2017-09-22 15:32

The now 20-year-old began exercising two years ago as a form of self-defense.

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