The Mazzoni Center was awarded a sizable grant earlier this month aimed at funding its women and trans men cervical cancer screening initiative.
A health clinic focused on the needs of transgender people was inaugurated on July 24 at the Hospital Clementino Fraga in João Pessoa, northeastern Brazil.
Cecilia Chung, a transgender HIV-positive woman who serves on San Francisco’s health commission, has been elected president of the United States People Living with HIV Caucus.
One of Colorado’s largest health insurance companies has reversed its previous stance and is now covering care for transgender patients.
An 18-year-old college student who identifies as a transgender man has settled a landmark civil rights case against Kaiser Permanente of Colorado.
Dave Wilson, Minister for Health and Wellness in Nova Scotia, Canada says that Section 4.8 of the province’s health insurance act — the section that bars trans people from having their surgeries covered — will be repealed “immediately.”
ASTT(e)Q has successfully raised funds to print and distribute a trans shelter access guidebook to shelters and other sex segregated services throughout Quebec, Canada.
The San Diego LGBT Community Center has launched Project TRANS, its transgender services program that offers discussion groups, behavioral health services, HIV prevention services, youth services and more.
Thanks to FORGE, the revised U.S. national protocol that teaches professionals how to conduct sexual assault examination is now trans-inclusive.
At the recent national convention of Communications Workers of America (CWA) in Pittsburgh, members passed a resolution supporting healthcare coverage that includes transgender related health services.