Showing posts with label hormones. Show all posts
Showing posts with label hormones. Show all posts

08 December 2018

Zambia - Intersex, Transgender People in Zambia Self-Administer Hormones to Avoid Discrimination and Arrest

Prudence Phiri
Global Press Journal

Lusaka, Zambia


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ezs note:  There are two things you can do to alleviate the problems transgender/intersex people have:

1)  If you a doctor experienced with hormones, spend some time in Zambia;

2)  Especially if you are planning a trip to Zambia, e-write or call the Ambassador.  In the US, the Ambassador is Dr. Ngosa Simyakula. E-write a polite letter regarding the plight of transgender/intersex Zambians.  

31 August 2016

Sketchy Pharmacies Are Selling Hormones to Transgender People

Gillian Branstetter
The Atlantic


ezs note:  You can contact your congressperson by looking at and urge them to make necessary medications such as Depo-testosterone, Estradiol, and Spironlactone become covered. If you are uncertain who your congressperson is, enter your ZIP code.

21 February 2016

20 May 2015

Hormones For Transgender Transition Can Cause Severe Acne

Rachael Rettner


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ezs note:  FTM transgender - if you are experiencing  this problem, see your doctor about  Accutane (generic name -  isotretinoin) applied topically.  As usual, follow your doctor's advice.

19 July 2013

No short-term serious side effects from hormones for transsexuals


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ezs news:  this is promising news, but, as always, it's best to consult a competent physician before making any moves.  (In other words, he/she shouldn't get his/her "diploma" from a box of Pop-Tarts!)