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Study shows people who surgically transition need less mental health help

Study shows people who surgically transition need less mental health help

A new study from Yale University has shown that transgender people who undergo gender affirming surgery are less likely to need mental health services. The study published in the American Journal of Psychiatry is believed to be a world-first study that has looked at the long term benefits of hormone therapy, undergoing gender affirming surgery, and the […]

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Sydney’s ‘Daily Telegraph’ criticised for Transgender front page story

Sydney’s ‘Daily Telegraph’ criticised for Transgender front page story

News Corp’s Daily Telegraph has been criticised over a front page story on transgender children that clams doctors are alarmed about the Labor party’s policies that support transgender people. In the article the newspaper claims doctors are concerned about the party’s policies including their plans to remove barriers to people wanting gain access to gender […]

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World First: Malta to Outlaw Unnecessary Surgery on Intersex Minors

World First: Malta to Outlaw Unnecessary Surgery on Intersex Minors

Last week Malta became the first country to make illegal unnecessary surgical interventions on intersex minors. The Gender Identity, Gender Expression and Sex Characteristics Act was passed by the Maltese parliament with cross party support. The bill states in part: ““It shall be unlawful for medical practitioners or other professionals to conduct any sex assignment […]

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