For Trans People Like Sam, Transitioning Can Be A Long, Uncertain Wait

Via Huffington Post Canada: For Trans People Like Sam, Transitioning Can Be A Long, Uncertain Wait Sam MacCulloch thought the hardest part about being transgender would be accepting the fact, or coming out to his friends and family. But the lengthy transition process he’s had to endure has proved even…

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Trans Men bring visibility in Israel for pride

Via transguys.com: Trans Men Call For Visibility At Tel Aviv Pride To highlight transgender visibility at 2014’s Tel Aviv Pride, Israeli trans man Daniel Brosh produced a lip-sync music video starring trans men. Tommy SimnTov, Dylan Sahar, Yonatan Marton, Mikey Alroy, Santiago Benjamin, Tal Schantcer, along with Brosh, participated in…

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Malta becomes first nation to protect gender identity, gender expression

Malta

According to the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association, the island nation of Malta is the first to add legal protections for intersex, trans and gender-diverse people to its laws to protect the bodily autonomy and civil equality of its citizens. Historic moment for trans and intersex people…

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News: Hormone therapy in transgender adults is safe

Via Journal of Clinical and Translational Endocrinology: Hormone therapy in transgender adults is safe with provider supervision; A review of hormone therapy sequelae for transgender individuals Results Current literature suggests HT is safe when followed carefully for certain risks. The greatest health concern for HT in transgender women is venous…

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