Transgender

Filling the Info Gaps in Transgender Healthcare | Medpage Today

Filling the Info Gaps in Transgender Healthcare | Medpage Today:

When it comes to understanding transgender health, there are vast knowledge gaps, according to presenters at a congressional briefing hosted by the Endocrine Society.

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Hormone Therapy for Transgender Patients Potentially Safer Than Previously Thought | MD Magazine

Hormone Therapy for Transgender Patients Potentially Safer Than Previously Thought | MD Magazine:

This is the first study to measure prolactin levels in transgender patients receiving the standard feminizing hormone therapy regimen that’s used in the US. The study demonstrates that gender-affirming treatment for transgender individuals may be safer than initially thought.

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CV risk increases with hormone therapy in transgender patients

CV risk increases with hormone therapy in transgender patients:

Hormone therapy in transgender women is associated with increased CV risk, according to a presentation at the National Lipid Association Scientific Sessions.

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