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Gender-affirming hormone therapy: Starting HRT and what to expect

Gender-affirming hormone therapy: Starting HRT and what to expect

If you've searched, 'how to start transitioning', you've come to the right place. For many trans and non-binary people, starting HRT is a defining moment. It's the beginning of your transition journey, which may be exciting and challenging at the same time. Hormone...

Transgender People and Healthcare

Transgender People and Healthcare

Transgender people and healthcare In order to understand how medical intervention may assist someone who is trans, it is important to understand the terminology. A person’s ‘sex’ is defined by the appearance or anatomy of their genitals, or their chromosomal make-up...

Acne and Puberty

Acne and Puberty

During puberty certain hormones cause the grease-producing glands next to hair follicles in the skin to produce larger amounts of oil. This is known as abnormal sebum. The abnormal sebum changes the activity of usually harmless skin bacterium making it more...