Health

Fenway Institute to Study Sexual Health of Trans Men

Fenway Institute

The Fenway Institute at Boston’s Fenway Health has been approved for an $813,000 funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to study the sexual health of female-to-male (FTM) transgender people.

Connecticut Requiring Health Insurers To Cover Trans Health Care

Connecticut Requiring Health Insurers To Cover Trans Health Care

The Connecticut Insurance Department has issued a bulletin directing all health insurance companies operating in the state to provide coverage of mental health counseling, hormone therapy, surgery and other treatments related to a patient’s gender transition.

Clinic for Transgender Youth Opens at Toronto’s Sick Kids Hospital

Clinic for transgender youth opens at Toronto's Sick Kids hospital

Beginning this month, transgender teens in the Greater Toronto Area will have better access to healthcare services with the opening of the Transgender Youth Clinic at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids). The Transgender Youth Clinic is the first and only transgender adolescent clinic in Toronto.