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Transgender service members and their families dealing with fallout from Trump's tweets
For months, Kiera Walker grappled with the decision of how and when to come out as a transgender woman to her fellow members of the Coast Guard. She had served in the Guard’s Duluth, Minnesota, station for about two and a half years, but her colleagues had known her only as Kieran, the male gender
South Dakota inmate alleges warden withheld hormone therapy
An inmate is suing the warden of a South Dakota prison, alleging he withheld hormone therapy treatment as retaliation for a past complaint
Under Review: Transgender troops on Trump's proposed ban
The president's proposed transgender military ban leaves some service members and their families in limbo.
Transgender woman sues over placement in male prison
A transgender woman behind bars at an all-male prison in Massachusetts is suing for the right to be transferred to a women's facility
Transgender woman who won legislative seat has tenacious rep
The transgender woman who unseated one of Virginia's longest-serving and most socially conservative lawmakers for a spot in history is a former journalist with a reputation for producing hard-hitting, but fair stories
Report finds men are having fewer strokes, but women are not
Dr. Jennifer Ashton discusses the findings of a 15-year study that found the stroke rate for men had declined significantly, while it remained the same for women.
Strokes on the decline in men but not in women, study finds
The good news is that we are seeing fewer strokes affecting the United States population in the past two decades. But a new report suggests that the stroke rate in men, not women, is declining faster. Stroke has dropped to the fifth leading cause of death among men but remains the fourth leading
LGBT service members, activists react to Trump's transgender ban
President Trump's Twitter announcment that transgender people won't be allowed to serve in the military was met with wide backlash.
Chelsea Manning says she didn't think her leaks would threaten national security
Over the course of four months, she leaked diplomatic cables, battlefield reports and Guantanamo detainee profiles.