Health

Monday, 18 November 2019
Affirming People's Gender Improves Trans Mental Health, A Study Says

Monday, 18 November 2019
GPs can be a key part of a transgender patient’s pathway to whole-of-person healthcare.

Monday, 18 November 2019

Meet the Staff of the Gender Centre - Emily
  • Hi, my name is Emily and I’ve recently taken up the role as one of the Gender Centre’s case workers. In the lead up to this years TDoR its important that community members take care to look after their mental health.

Monday, 21 October 2019

Breast Plant’s Amongst TGD women: What You Need to Know
  • The Australian Federal Department of Health has issued a health warning of importane to transgender and gender diverse women.

Monday, 21 October 2019

Trans and gender diverse people 'four times more likely to experience sexual violence'
  • More than half of transgender and gender diverse people have experienced sexual violence or coercion, a rate four times higher than the general Australian population, according to new research...

Monday, 21 October 2019

New Zealand’s transgender health body supports AusPATH position
  • New Zealand’s professional body for transgender health care have voiced their support for their Australian counterparts. The Professional Association for Transgender Health Aotearoa (PATHA) committee said they...

Monday, 21 October 2019

You will behave like a woman: Transgender people risking death to avoid discriminatory healthcare
  • More than a decade ago, Brenda Appleton was rushed to the emergency department of a major hospital in terrible pain, with a compound fracture in her leg.

    Only afterwards did her partner reveal that during the course of the evening, all the staff had trooped into the ward to “have a look at the tranny”....

Friday, 20 September 2019

Friday, 20 September 2019

Friday, 20 September 2019
No, there’s no ‘social contagion’ turning Australians transgender

Tuesday, 17 September 2019
The Financial Costs of Gender Transition