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Trans identity no longer a ‘disorder’ in influential psychiatric diagnosis manual

TweetHumiliating. Dishonest. Stigmatizing. These are just some of the words I’ve heard used to describe the practice of forcing trans people to receive a diagnosis of “gender identity disorder” before they can gain access to certain trans-related medical care, procedures, and treatments, or even before they can legally transition. That’s why I’m optimistic about the [...]
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