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Hormone Therapy For Transgender Women Increases Risk Of Blood Clots And Strokes

A study revealed that transgender women receiving hormone therapy are at higher risk of suffering from cardiovascular problems. Does this mean that they should stop taking estrogen to support their transition from male to female?

Medicine July 10, 2018

Sex Change Regret: Growing Number Of Transsexuals Wants Gender Reversal Surgery

A genital reconstructive surgeon has been providing gender reversal surgery to transgender patients who regretted going through sex change procedures. Miroslav Djordjevic is also concerned over the psychiatric evaluation and counseling patients who consider gender reassignment receive.

Feature | Health October 3, 2017

Snails Will Change Their Sex If That’s What Their Partner Is Into

A new study shows that male slipper limpets change their sex if they rub up against a smaller male of the same species.

Animals December 29, 2015

Simple Touch Can Trigger Sex Change In Snails

With a simple touch, male snails are able to undergo sex change easily. A new study altered the way scientists think about how male snails change into females.

Earth/Environment December 28, 2015

Testosterone Treatment Makes Women Undergoing Sex Change Think More Like Men

Scientists saw changes in brain structure when they scanned the brains of females who became male transsexuals and were given testosterone in the process, seeing the brain structure change into that of a man’s. The researchers saw a decline in brain cells linked to verbal and mulittasking skills, and imply the importance of the study in analyzing how men and women handle speech and interaction.

Life August 31, 2015

Oregon Allows 15-Year-Olds To Have Sex Reassignment Surgery Even Without Parental Consent?

Reports have been circulating online regarding Oregon's move to allow 15-Year-Olds to have sex reassignment surgery even without the consent of their parents. However, loopholes have been detected in the said reports, leaving citizens baffles as to the real deal.

Life July 13, 2015

Confirmed: Bruce Jenner Transitioning Into a Woman

For Bruce Jenner, Olympic athlete and stepfather to the Kardashian sisters, being 65 years old is never too late to become the person he wants to be.

Society January 31, 2015

Medicare now covers sex change surgery, federal board rules

Americans covered by Medicare may soon get coverage for sex-reassignment surgery provided they can show medical proof that such surgery is recommended.

Life May 31, 2014

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