Transgender Medicine

More in Transgender Medicine

Gender Clinic's Political Storm; Nursing Pillow Deaths; Drug Price Cut Concerns

This past week in healthcare investigations

Aug 30, 2023
INVESTIGATIVE ROUNDUP over an image of two people looking at computer screens.
Low Regret, High Satisfaction Long Term After Gender-Affirming Mastectomy

Satisfaction scores after 2 years higher than surgeries in other specialties

Aug 09, 2023
A photo of a woman with a bandage around her chest after a double mastectomy.
AAP Reaffirms Policy Supporting Gender-Affirming Care for Minors

Group calls for systematic review of research to "broaden and deepen" current guidance

Aug 08, 2023
The American Academy of Pediatrics logo.
'Conscience' Bills Let Medical Providers Opt Out of Providing a Wide Range of Care

Protections for health workers may reduce standard of care, opponents say

Aug 06, 2023
A photo of a Welcome To Montana sign on a highway.
House Lawmakers Clash Over Gender-Affirming Care in Youth

Republicans say it causes long-term medical complications, Democrats say it's safe and effective

Jul 28, 2023
A screenshot of Mike Johnson speaking during this hearing.
A Bright Future for Gender-Affirming Care

"There is an absolute tidal wave of providers coming" to improve gender-diverse care

Jul 27, 2023
Medicine's Role in Supporting Gender-Affirming Care Providers

Having to speak up as an individual makes clinicians vulnerable, says Blair Peters, MD

Jul 26, 2023
The Realities of Providing Gender-Affirming Surgery

Gender-affirming surgeon talks legislation, threats, and giving patients euphoria

Jul 20, 2023
Misinformation Obscures Standards Guiding Gender-Affirming Care for Trans Youth

Misconceptions and misinformation conflate treatments, stripping youth of essential care

Jul 02, 2023
A photo of Ron DeSantis
Suicide Attempts Nearly 8 Times Higher Among Transgender People, Study Shows

Nationwide Danish study also found that transgender people had higher rates of mortality

Jun 29, 2023
A photo of an unhappy transgender female leaning on the roof of a car.
How to Provide Affirming Psychiatric Care to LGBTQ Teens in Transition

The most damaging factor is lack of support from loved ones, says Amanda Calhoun

Jun 25, 2023
IG Live June 27: The Evolving Landscape of Gender-Affirming Care

Experts discuss how healthcare providers can best support gender-diverse patient populations

Jun 23, 2023
An advertisement for this Instagram Event
Healthcare Violence Breaks Record; U.K. Limits Puberty Blockers; HPV Discoverer Dies

Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by MedPage Today staff

Jun 12, 2023
Morning Break over illustration of a syringe, Covid virus, and DNA helix over a photo of green vegetation.
AMA Urged to Do More to Safeguard Adolescent Gender-Affirming Care

Association needs to move from passive support to proactive protection, delegate says

Jun 11, 2023
AMA over a photo of the lobby of Hyatt Regency Chicago.
More in Transgender Medicine

Continuing Medical Education