News tagged with gender identity

Is transgender identity inherited?

The recent return of the "which bathroom?" issue regarding transgender individuals' use of public restrooms has made me think about how I've handled sex and gender in my human genetics textbook. Over the editions, the two ...

Mar 03, 2017
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Caring for transgender patients

When transgender individuals seek medical care, confusion on the part of medical professionals may be the first reaction a trans patient receives.

Jun 30, 2016
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Improving health care for transgender patients

Transgender patients face unique challenges and stressful situations when they engage with health care providers. That's why Rutgers New Jersey Medical School – which is exploring opening a transgender surgery center – ...

Jun 06, 2016
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