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Rejection of transgender health inquiry welcomed by practitioners

Rejection of transgender health inquiry welcomed by practitioners

Health practitioners working in the field of transgender health have welcomed the response from the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) that says there is no call for an inquiry into the treatment of transgender people. Last year Health Minister Greg Hunt was lobbied by a collection of anti-transgender groups who claimed that the practices […]

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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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