By Ben Wolford | Fri, 05/30/2014 - 14:06
Medicare must now offer coverage to patients seeking sex-change operations recommended by their doctors, according to a federal ruling Friday.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:15
Jennifer Blair, a transgender woman from Colorado, was denied a free mammogram because she was not born a female.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Fri, 10/11/2013 - 10:57
Argentina granted transgender 6-year-old Lulu a female identification card. She may be the youngest person in the world to legally change her gender identity.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Tue, 09/17/2013 - 12:55
Jennifer Pritzker announced last month that she is transgender and now identifies as female. She is reportedly the world's first transgender billionaire.
By Justin Caba | Tue, 09/10/2013 - 16:47
Transgender 17-year-old Kasey Caron is hoping that the school board in Johnstown, Pa., will allow him to run for homecoming king.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 09/04/2013 - 20:33
A mother from Orange County, California has published a book about her experiences raising a son with girl tendencies.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Thu, 08/22/2013 - 10:06
Bradley Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison Wednesday for leaking classified documents. The former Army private says that he wants to now live as "Chelsea."
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 06/25/2013 - 13:31
A recent brain mapping study investigates gender identity in a new, more scientific way.
By Susan Scutti | Mon, 06/24/2013 - 14:17
Transgender youth can now take puberty-blocking drugs to suppress the expression of their secondary sexual characteristics, such as a deepening voice or breast development. Is this the right path?
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 06/21/2013 - 16:56
Transgender individuals are prone to depression and anxiety, but in many cases, do not seek mental health care and treatment.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Tue, 06/04/2013 - 09:17
Kristin Beck says that she was forced to hide her gender identity in order to serve the US as a Navy SEAL.
By Makini Brice | Tue, 12/04/2012 - 10:04
The changes to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, the closest thing to a manual for those in the psychiatric and psychological professions, are in.
By Makini Brice | Wed, 11/14/2012 - 15:07
To a casual observer, Arin Andrews and Katie Hill may seem like just any other young couple in love.
By Amber Moore | Fri, 11/09/2012 - 09:46
San Francisco will now be extending its Healthy SF program that provides uninsured people with subsidized health insurance to transgender patients.
By Christine Hsu | Wed, 08/29/2012 - 11:32
"That's so gay" has been part of teenage slang for some time, but a new study has found that the phrase can have lasting effects on students who consider themselves as bisexual, gay, lesbian or transgender (LGBT).