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Where Can Trans People Find Online Consumer Health Information?

Here are some key places online where members of trans communities can turn for comprehensive answers to their health concerns.

By Annamarya Scaccia
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Trans People With HIV: Memo to Me

We asked transgender people living with HIV: If you could give advice to your younger self, what would you say?

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Features

Border Work in Tijuana Has Taught Me That Immigration Is a Public Health Concern

A law student from a Central American immigrant family learns about the dangers faced by transgender migrants at the border.

By Giuli Alvarenga
Arianna Inurritegui-Lint
Interviews

This Trans Latina Living With HIV Is Serving Her Florida Community—And Suing Trump for Health Care Discrimination

“Access to health care is a human right,” says Arianna Inurritegui-Lint, the founder of Arianna’s Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

By Tim Murphy
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News

For Trans People to Access PrEP, Systemic Barriers Have to Go

Clinics and AIDS service organizations have a responsibility to make sure their programs are welcoming and accessible to trans people.

By Mathew Rodriguez
LGBTQ+ workers rights Supreme Court
Interviews

What You Need to Know About the Landmark Supreme Court Ruling Protecting LGBTQ Workers

While the decision is good news for LGBTQ people, a top LGBT rights lawyer says that congressional action is still needed for protection in other areas.

By Tim Murphy
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Features

Navigating Endometriosis and the Search for Gender Euphoria

For years, Cosmo tried to convince doctors that they needed a hysterectomy. And for years, their doctors didn't listen.

By Hannah Harris Green
Aryah Lester
Interviews

How One Trans Activist Is Using Horror Movies and YouTube to Cope in the COVID Era

Many longtime survivors of HIV are now finding themselves in the middle of a new pandemic. Here is how they are coping.

By Tim Murphy
Lorena Borjas
News

Lorena Borjas, New York City–Based Trans Activist, Dies of COVID-19

Borjas, a leader in Queens, New York’s Latinx trans community, died on March 30 and was honored with a virtual memorial.

By Mathew Rodriguez
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Features

‘Policing Our Bodies’ Documentary Tackles Sex Work Decriminalization

Decrim NY and their activism is the central focus of the upcoming film.

By Charles Sanchez
A man waves transgender pride flag during Brighton Pride Parade on August 03, 2019
Viewpoints

Cisgender People Need to Step Aside and Let Trans People Lead the Way

People from marginalized communities know the feeling of being talked over or excluded, but when relating to trans people, we sometimes re-enact those power differences, activist Ian Haddock writes.

By Ian L. Haddock
A transgender woman meeting her doctor in the waiting room of doctor's office
Interviews

When It Comes to Trans Health Care, Insurance Denials Are the Norm. He Wants to Change That

Unfortunately, when it comes to trans health care, insurance companies only know one word: deny, deny, deny. But Noah Lewis is working to make those days disappear.

By Mathew Rodriguez