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# transgender

Last month
April 2024
The Explainer: What does a major review tell us about trans healthcare?
Irish GPs have come under pressure to prescribe hormones, gender service consultant claims
A landmark report in the UK raised concerns over private gender care, which Paul Moran said is also an issue here.
People in need of gender care are turning to private providers due to long waiting lists.
The National Gender Service has advised GPs not to enter shared care arrangements with private clinics.
Dr Paul Moran called on pharmacists to stop dispensing foreign gender healthcare hormone prescriptions.
Opinion: The Cass Report is welcome - here's what it means for Ireland
Dr Paul Moran
Explainer: What's in the UK's Cass Review and what does it mean for trans healthcare?
Trans young people in Ireland “currently do not have access to any form of gender identity-related healthcare”, Trans Equality Together said.
Last year
Transgender people can be baptised in the Catholic Church, Vatican says
Texas becomes biggest US state to ban treatment for transgender minors
Debunked: Leo Varadkar did not say that 'biological males' shouldn't be put in female prisons
Taoiseach: Ireland should avoid 'woke versus anti-woke' fight over education about trans people
All time
Opinion: Reflecting on 2022, the LGBT+ community is hopeful of progress in the year ahead
Adam Long
Further investment in trans healthcare services needed, clinicians tell TDs
Explainer: How will the changes to UK Gender Identity Services impact on Ireland?
Aoife Martin: When you question trans people's rights, it shows you see us as second-class citizens
Aoife Martin
Dublin Pride terminates media partnership with RTÉ over Liveline coverage
Transgender MP advises young people not to 'wait as long as I’ve waited'
British Cycling suspends its transgender participation policy amid Emily Bridges fallout
Extract: 'Well', I said to her - 'I have something to ask you but I don’t want to upset you'
Philippa Ryder
97% of LGBTI+ youth are struggling with anxiety, stress or depression
'We can't keep relying on other countries': HSE begins hiring experts to oversee service for trans youth
Aoife Martin: No, streaming can never beat the magic of the cinema
Aoife Martin
Aoife Martin: 'Trans people have existed since the first organism crawled out of the primordial soup'
Aoife Martin
'The lack of medical support is a travesty': Trans people facing five-year healthcare waiting list
Aoife Martin: The abuse endured by trans people every day shows Ireland has a long way to go
Aoife Martin
'We can't keep sending trans people abroad for major surgery with no aftercare when they get home'
Trans children being referred to healthcare service that 'doesn't exist yet'
A question on gender identity won't be in Census 2022 - but may be in future ones
Biden overturns Trump ban on transgender US troops
Transgender healthcare report recommends all patients receive psychological support in Ireland, not UK
Aoife Martin: 'There are few people as expert in their own healthcare as trans people are - we have to be'
Aoife Martin
US Supreme Court rejects appeal seeking to limit transgender students
Taoiseach says it's 'not satisfactory' that trans healthcare report hasn't been published
Juno star Elliot Page announces he is transgender
World Rugby advises against transgender women playing elite women's rugby
'I read, watch movies, listen to music... My life, as a trans woman, is very ordinary indeed'
Aoife Martin
JK Rowling publishes new blog post after controversial comments about transgender women
JK Rowling criticised for tweets about transgender people
Trans people with gender-aligned passports and birth certificates less likely to feel suicidal, new research finds
JK Rowling voices support for woman sacked after transgender tweets
'Devastating': Trans people on wrong waiting list for years after referrals were 'misplaced'
Three complaints about RTÉ Prime Time's report on transgender issues rejected by BAI
'It pens people in': The challenges of accessing transgender healthcare in Ireland