Interesting Globe & Mail article

September 2, 2009 at 4:27 am 2 comments

Here’s a link to an article that discusses the joys and difficulties of having a transgender child. Most people, with time, can wrap their heads around people having the right to shape their own futures. But it gets more complicated when the person in question is a child or a teen. Giving transgender children access to health care services such as hormones and surgery scares people, because the changes we undergo as trans people can be irreversible.trans31lf1_201562artw

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  • 1. TodayYouAreYou  |  November 13, 2009 at 4:32 pm

    Thank you for linking to this article. I am the mom of a transgender child and appreciate that people are trying to open their minds and hearts. It will make life so much easier for our children. Thanks! Jen

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    • 2. thekeenobserver  |  November 15, 2009 at 8:31 am

      Thanks, Jen, for the kind words. Your child is fortunate to have a supportive parent. And yes, attitudes are changing for the better–thanks to courageous people like you who are willing to speak up!

      Reply

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