Navigating the health system as a transgender patient – Lifestyle – providencejournal.com – Providence, RI

Navigating the health system as a transgender patient – Lifestyle – providencejournal.com – Providence, RI:

“Alexander Gallagher’s new eye doctor didn’t know the 15-year-old was transgender until he saw that the youth was taking testosterone. As Alexander tells it, the doctor didn’t seem to quite know what to say. For transgender people such as Alexander, who was born a girl but is living as a boy, navigating the health care system can be complicated.”

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