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Hormone Replacement Therapy Denied to Illinois Transgender Woman

Hormone Replacement Therapy Denied to Illinois Transgender Woman

Lambda Legal filed a lawsuit on behalf of Naya Taylor, a transgender woman in Illinois denied medical care after she requested hormone replacement therapy.

Ugandan Officials Raid HIV/AIDS Treatment Facility

Uganda receives nearly $9.4 million each year through the U.S. President’s Emergency Fund for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) to run the HIV/AIDS programs at MUWRP.

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We Can Stop the HIV Epidemic, But Will We?

At current transmission rates, half of college age gay and bi men as well as transgender women will be infected with HIV by age 50.

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New Medicare Information for People in Same-Sex Marriages

The SSA is now able to process requests for Medicare Part A and Part B Special Enrollment Periods for eligible people in same-sex marriages.

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Social Security Administration Updates Procedures for Transgender Spouses

The Social Security Administration updated its policies and procedures regarding transgender individuals to receive benefits through their spouses.

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HIV-Infected Men at Increased Risk for Heart Disease, Study

The buildup of soft plaque in arteries that nourish the heart is more common and extensive in HIV-infected men than HIV-uninfected men, a new study shows.

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First Transgender TED Speaker Geena Rocero Launches Gender Proud

Gender Proud will work alongside the LGBT justice organization AllOut to target countries where gender marker legislation is at a “tipping point.”

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WATCH: Murray Shares Intern’s HIV Bullying Story

His story was instrumental in Sen. Murray’s efforts to reintroduce legislation aimed at curbing harassment at colleges and universities across America.

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The Affordable Care Act and the ‘Unreachable Community’

The government is attempting to offer a valuable service with the Affordable Care Act, but the disenfranchised are unwilling to budge. Can you blame them?

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SCOTUS: Oral Argument in Case of Contraception Exemption

Lambda Legal argued that granting companies religious exemptions would open the floodgates of religion-based discrimination targeting LGBT individuals.

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