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Over 35 Health Associations, Providers Urge Trump Admin to Stop Federal Anti-Trans Discrimination

White House
Health National
Over 35 national health care associations and providers have sent a letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, and U.S. Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos urging them to drop reported plans to narrowly define sex as an immutable condition determined by genitalia at birth.  ...
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Fenway Institute: Shortage of Injectable Estrogen a Crisis for Transgender Women

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Thursday, The Fenway Institute of Fenway Health, Callen-Lorde Community Health Center, and Treatment Action Group (TAG) released a policy brief documenting the public health emergency created by a shortage of ...
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Breakthrough: Electronic Health Records to Collect Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Information

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HHS will require that all Electronic Health Record systems have the capacity to collect sexual orientation and gender identity information from patients. ...
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Invisible No More: LGBT Elders of Color Come to the Forefront

LGBT Elders of Color at Flashback Sunday/Facebook
National
Flashback Sundays provides an outlet for LGBT elders of color and allies to gather and share experiences in a safe and inclusive environment. ...
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Public Accommodation Critical to Transgender Health, Study

Health
Currently, 18 states and the District of Columbia have gender identity nondiscrimination laws in employment, housing, public education, and business/credit. ...
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Report Finds Transgender-Related Discrimination Harms Health

Top News Health
Nearly two-thirds of transgender Massachusetts residents have experienced discrimination in a public accommodation setting in the past 12 months. ...
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Fenway Meeting Leads to Formation of Bisexual Research Collaborative on Health

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BiRCH will continue discussions of bisexual health research, plan a national conference, and look for ways to raise public awareness of bi health issues. ...
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