Transgender patients say they need to build their own databases because there is little, if any, medical research to help guide their care.
Researchers suggest that primary care doctors should address gender identity more directly and routinely screen transgender adolescents for mental health issues.
Transgender medicine is a concept that is just now taking shape. Two professors offer these tips for nurses and doctors.
Two-thirds of transgender people surveyed report discrimination in public spots such as stores and transportation, and the resulting stress may affect health.
After years searching for a term that felt like home, I came across one: transmasculine genderqueer. It is clunky, offering little clarity, but it is the one I feel best describes me.