trans healthcare

trans healthcare

The True Cost of Transitioning Without Health Insurance

If the Trump administration rolls back a law that required insurance providers to cover trans healthcare, many transgender patients will be forced to choose between bankruptcy and necessary medical care related to transitioning.
Linda Yang
4.23.18
LGBTQ

Doctors and Legal Experts Fear the Worst for Trans Healthcare Under Trump

Should we lose hard-won anti-discrimination protections and healthcare access, an already marginalized community may suffer tragic consequences.
Carey Purcell
3.3.17
LGBTQ

The Next Generation of Doctors Will Be Better at Treating Trans Patients

Too few schools have trans-specific content in their curriculum, but things are changing for the better.
Keren Landman
2.20.17
LGBTQ

Obama Was the Most Pro-Trans President in History

Barack Obama will leave Washington having saved Chelsea Manning's life. But that doesn't mean his administration has a spotless record when it comes to trans issues.
Katelyn Burns
1.20.17
LGBTQ

For Trans Prisoners, Access to Healthcare Remains Abysmal

Some progress has been made, but inmates are still routinely denied access to gender-affirming care and facilities.
Harron Walker
1.18.17
LGBTQ

How the Shutdown of Backpage Disproportionately Affects Trans Sex Workers

And why we must finally realize we're only oppressing the most oppressed.
Meredith Talusan
1.13.17
healthcare

What It Takes To Transition in the South

To be transgender in America's south means living in a resource-limited environment stacked against you.
Angela Almeida
11.22.16