Monday Apr 21
Illinois Clinic Withholds Treatment from Trans Patient
Naya Taylor's request was straightforward: she wanted hormone replacement therapy as part of her transition.
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Sat Apr 19, 2014
Hormone Replacement Therapy
Hormone replacement therapy is the term used to describe the administration of hormones in postmenopausal women.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Illinois Transwoman Refused Medical Care Because Religious Freedom
Naya Taylor found out that her primary care physician, Aja Lystilla, considered her to be less than human .
Fibroadenoma within a radial scar
A 54-year-old woman presented to the breast clinic with a spiculated mass seen at the 12 o'clock position in her right breast.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Doctor, clinic sued for denying medical care to transgender woman
A doctor and clinic are being sued in federal court - the U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois in Urbana - by Lambda Legal on behalf of Naya Taylor, a transgender woman denied medical care after she requested hormone replacement therapy.
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Dr. Norman Spack on treating transgender teens with hormone replacement therapy
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Fri Apr 11, 2014
News 4 Jax
Alternative therapies may offer hot flash relief
When a hot flash hits, some women would do just about anything to cool down. For women on want relief, but are worried about the risks of hormone replacement therapy, may benefit from alternative therapies.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Santa Fe, NM Doctor Now Providing Innovative Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT): SottoPelleA
Pellets are placed under the skin- which means far less hassle for the patient. "The use of high quality, uniquely compounded, bio-identical hormone pellets, combined with a proprietary web-based dosing application, SottoPelle BioCalca , and the proper pellet insertion methods are fundamental to the safety and effectiveness of SottoPelleA Therapy.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Can My Trans Girlfriend Get Me Pregnant?
Beyond serving as a go-to source for vital reproductive care, the folks at Planned Parenthood - a team of experts in medicine, sexual health, and law - are passionate, informed advocates for knowing your own body.
Are Your Birth Control Pills Making You Fat?
How many of you have ever taken synthetic reproductive hormones ? I was on them for a good 20 years and never thought anything of it - until the horror stories about hormone replacement therapy started leaking to the press a decade ago.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Treatment of Hot Flashes
Hot flashes are the major reason women going through the menopausal transition seek medical care.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
New breakthrough hormone replacement therapy available in Knoxville
The Nancy Vick Center for Women in North Knoxville recently began offering what's called "Sottopelle" therapy, or bio-identical hormone pellets.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Personal Reflections on Big Science, Small Science, or the Right Mix [Perspectives]
Correspondence to Michael S. Lauer, MD, Division of Cardiovascular Sciences, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Bethesda, MD.
'Anti-Aging' Hormone May Actually Shorten Life
Call it anti-anti-aging therapy. It turns out that injections of growth hormone - a staple of anti-aging, hormone-replacement therapy - may have the opposite effect as intended, thwarting a person's quest to live to an advanced age.