Sunday, 7 August 2016

Detransition, Desistance, and Disinformation: A Guide for Understanding Transgender Children… — Medium

A long and well-thought-out piece by Julia Serano that deconstructs several anti-trans memes centred on detransitioning and, of course, The Children: Detransition, Desistance, and Disinformation: A Guide for Understanding Transgender Children… — Medium
I have participated in transgender communities since 1994. Between those experiences, and my many years of work as a trans writer, activist, performer, and presenter — speaking at community events, conferences, and colleges all over North America — I have had intimate and in depth conversations about trans experiences and issues with well over a thousand transgender people (likely more). I’ve extensively researched both the medical literature, and the history of psychiatric/medical “gatekeepers” who provided trans-related care, for my 2007 book Whipping Girl: A Transsexual Woman on Sexism and the Scapegoating of Femininity, and that work continued in my writings and activism related to trans-related diagnoses in the recently published DSM-V...
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Wednesday, 3 August 2016

The Questions About PrEP | PrEP

Until now, adopting safer behaviors—including condom use—has been the only option available for people who wished to protect themselves from becoming infected.


Are you PrEP skeptical?

Maybe you’re not completely sold on this new HIV prevention strategy. You think it’s a hard pill to swallow and not all it’s cracked up to be. Here are the most common questions we’ve heard so far about PrEP...
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