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Trans Inclusive Practice – The Discussion Continues

This is the third post in my series about trans-inclusive healthcare. Given the content covered in the accessibility blog post, I thought it would be helpful to begin a conversation about what healthcare professionals can do to hold space with their … Continue reading

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Trans Accessible Practice: An Introductory How-To

This is my second blog post in a series regarding transgender health and it is admittedly something that I knew very little about until I started doing my research. I was simply given the Rainbow Health Ontario website as a reference … Continue reading

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From Music Festivals to College Campuses: Trans* and Women’s Communities

Co-authored by Elizabeth McConnell Some of you may have read the article “When Women Become Men at Wellesley,” authored by Ruth Padawer, in last week’s New York Times Magazine. Padawer skillfully and thoughtfully brings to light the challenges related to … Continue reading

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Suicide Rates in LGBTQ Teens and Young Adults

New research shows how LGBTQ persons have a high prevalence rate of suicide and suicide attempts, and this is especially true for transgender teens and young adults. A recently published study by researchers from the University of Auckland found that … Continue reading

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