Caitlyn Jenner May Inspire Those Transitioning Genders, But Medical Costs Can Be Steep, Experts Say
With Caitlin Jenner making her high-profile debut on the cover of Vanity Fair on Monday, experts say the newly-minted transgender icon may help shed light on the financial and medical difficulties of transitioning genders. While Jenner likely has vast financial means to pay for gender reassignment
German Law: Parents of Intersex Kids Can Pick 'Gender Undetermined'
On Nov. 1, Germany became the first European nation to recognize a third gender for babies born with ambiguous genitalia. No longer will newborns be rigidly assigned to male or female. The new law doesn't require parents to declare any gender for such children, allowing parents to declare gender
Is Baby Male or Female? Germans Offer Third Gender
Germany is soon to be the first European nation to legally recognize a third gender in cases of babies born with ambiguous genitalia. No longer will newborns be rigidly assigned male or female. The law, designed to fight discrimination, will go into effect Nov. 1, according to Der Spiegel. Parents
Generation XXX Gets Sex Education From Porn, Says Film
Three young women from disparate backgrounds have one thing in common: They are bombarded daily by a culture that is saturated with sex -- from rap lyrics to the fashion industry to cyberporn. Winnifred, 12, a precocious New York City girl on the cusp of adulthood, wears fish-net stockings and
Women Are 'Duped' in Quest for Perfect Vagina, Says Doctor
Melanie Berliet, young, single and without children, arrived at a New York City medical clinic seeking a "complimentary consultation" for the latest in cosmetic surgery -- vaginal rejuvenation. The 30-year-old writer posed as a patient in search of fodder for a story, and got an education in how
‘The Doctors’ Features Labia Reduction Surgery
An episode of CBS’s “The Doctors” airing today focuses on a 23-year-old woman undergoing labiaplasty – yep, plastic surgery on the external parts if the female genital organs. “I feel like I’m deformed down there,” said Shannon, a nursing student whose last name was not...
Intersex Babies: Boy or Girl and Who Decides?
Surgery on Ambiguous Genitals Is Irreversible and Doctors Can Get a Child's Sex Wrong
Family Navigates Unchartered World of Gender Transition
'She Had a Girl Inside Her ... So She Went on a Surgery to Get It Out,' Son Explains
'He' Becomes 'She': Husband's Transformation Into a Woman
In the year 2009, two women living together as a couple may not be typical, but it is not unheard of. Both lifelong residents of northern Ohio, Chloe and Rene Prince met in March 2000 as neighbors and fell in love. Within three months they were married. They are now raising two young boys, Logan,
Intimate Operations: OB-GYN Organization Issues Warning
ACOG Opinion Stirs Debate Over Risks, Benefits of Procedures Like 'Revirgination'