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6 myths about trans people from TV and film — and the truth behind them

Netflix’s recent documentary “Disclosure” dives into the dangerous myths film and television have spread about transgender people over the last several decades Some TV shows sensationalize gender-affirming care trans people receive by implying hormone replacement therapy (HRT) changes personalities or kills people altogether. The myth that transgender people are just […]
6 myths about trans people from TV and film — and the truth behind them
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Men are being treated for the coronavirus with female sex hormones in two trials. People who rely on hormones are worried it could lead to a shortage.

Two different teams of scientists are trialing hormone therapies like estrogen and progesterone as possible treatments for cisgender male coronavirus patients. The trials are aimed to combat the gendered gap in COVID-19 deaths, as men across the world are dying at a higher rate than women. Some researchers believe this […]
Men are being treated for the coronavirus with female sex hormones in two trials. People who rely on hormones are worried it could lead to a shortage.