What I Learned from the Depression After My Transition

Though I wouldn't change a thing, transitioning presented problems I never expected.
Chris Jacobovicz
LGBTQ health

When You’ve Transitioned But Your Voice Hasn’t Caught Up

How transgender people perceive their voices can have a big impact on their health and well-being.
Melissa Pandika
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

How Video Game Avatars Helped Me Transition

On today's episode, Broadly's Diana Tourjee talks about how online avatars gave her a glimpse of the body she identified with as a child.
VICE Staff

Meet the Trans Body Builder Training for Male Fitness Competitions

Aryan Pasha always knew he was a boy, but it took some people a little longer to acknowledge it. Now, the bodybuilder plans to open a gym franchise.
Yashraj Sharma
Life Inside

All the Crap I Put Up with Transitioning to Male in Prison

"Well, you’re still a she for now, anyway," the doctor told me when I started hormone therapy.
Ethan Ybabes

Six People Told Us Their Favorite Things About Being Transgender

"I think that a positive indirect result of being trans or nonbinary means that you do not care what society thinks about you, and it’s such a freeing feeling."
Anna Goldfarb
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

How Learning to Love My Vagina Affirmed My Manhood

For Buck Angel, having sex as a "woman" never felt right—but having sex as a man with a vagina has been liberating (and fun as hell).
Buck Angel

Trans Women Explain Their Favorite Parts of Transitioning

From the way they wear their hair to specific changes in their bodies, some changes can serve as a refuge from body and gender dysphoria.
Serena Sonoma
Generational Gaps

Trans People Talk About What They Wish They Knew When They Were Younger

"I wish I'd known I needn't feel obliged to talk about my genitals to random people at parties."
Clara Krohn
Dipo Faloyin

Why New York's First Trans Firefighter Put Her Life on Film

In 'Woman on Fire,' Brooke Guinan allows cameras to document her transition, with all its ups and downs, as the FDNY's first and only trans firefighter.
Sam Riedel

Gender Transition Made Me Re-Evaluate My Diet

Six months on "T" and three months spent as a vegan, I was waking up to the reality that testosterone alone would not give me the body I wanted. I sought the V-shape, which meant seriously re-evaluating my diet.
Fred McConnell