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TSQ (2016) 3 (3-4): 357–375.
Published: 01 November 2016
... the bodies of travestis, delegitimize their access to health care, portray them as inauthentic and improper women, and render their identity untranslatable and thus invisible. In order to get access to medico-legal rights, travestis and transsexuals have formed a united political front that seeks to reduce...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (3): 508–516.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Sahar Sadjadi Abstract A recent spate of legislation such as South Dakota's HB 1057, known as the Vulnerable Child Protection Act, seeks to criminalize medical treatment for gender transition in minors under sixteen. This essay argues that these laws do not safeguard children's health but are part...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (2): 190–206.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Joshua Franklin Abstract In 2007, a Brazilian federal appeals court ruled that gender affirming care was guaranteed on the basis of the constitutional right to health. This is part of a broader process of the “judicialization” of the right to health in Brazil. In this essay, the author draws...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (1): 58–76.
Published: 01 February 2015
...T. Benjamin Singer Abstract This article argues that activist claims about the erasure of transgender people in public health settings and research studies obscure a profusion of trans- and gender-nonconforming identities, embodiments, and terminology in public health contexts. Using the concept...
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TSQ (2014) 1 (1-2): 107–110.
Published: 01 May 2014
... or independently, depending on the local situation ( GATE 2012a ). We named it for the starfish, which has a decentralized nervous system. Essentially, a trans*-specific code would be placed in a section of the ICD that also houses uncomplicated pregnancy and other factors influencing health and health status...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (1-2): 120–136.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Christoph Hanssmann Abstract This article offers an empirical and theoretical inquiry into how the emergent field of trans health can be productively read with and through feminist health formations. It explores connections (tense and otherwise) between trans health and feminist health...
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TSQ (2021) 8 (2): 188–198.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Nat Raha Abstract This short article discusses recent trans health-care zines that have emerged from collectives rooted in radical care practices and mutual aid in the United Kingdom and Europe. This includes the publications Dysphoria , Power Makes us Sick , Radical Transfeminism , and Wages...
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Figure 2. Lyon-Martin Health Services demographic forms (as of August 2014) More
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Figure 3. Lyon-Martin Health Services demographic update form (as of July 2014) More
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Figure 1. Understanding gender as a social determinant of health More
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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 1. Trans health-care zines, in clockwise order: Dysphoria: A Map of Wounds , Power Makes us Sick , no. 3, Radical Transfeminism , Power Makes us Sick' s Building towards an Autonomous Trans Healthcare , and Harry Josephine Giles's Wages for Transition . Photograph by the author. More
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TSQ (2015) 2 (1): 136–147.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Figure 2. Lyon-Martin Health Services demographic forms (as of August 2014) ...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (1): 34–57.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Figure 1. Understanding gender as a social determinant of health ...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (2): 207–227.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Riki Lane Abstract Many trans and gender-diverse (TGD) people seek surgeries to align their bodies with their gender identity. This contested field has historically been dominated by mental health professionals, whom TGD people have often seen as “gatekeepers.” Gaining access to medical treatments...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (2): 228–244.
Published: 01 May 2018
... . They may seek surgery to reduce gender dysphoria or to enhance gender euphoria. Professional literature and medical protocols such as the World Professional Association for Transgender Health's (WPATH) Standards of Care , version 7 ( SOC -7), have been developed to reflect the needs of people who want...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (3-4): 388–411.
Published: 01 November 2016
... of Mexico City since 2012. The support group is inside the first and primary public health institution that has offered medical attention to trans* persons, whether transsexual or transgender, since 2009 as a part of public insurance. This article presents as much the history of the group—its origins...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (2): 262–267.
Published: 01 May 2020
... fantasies. She also considers issues of consent and physical and mental health. Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 trans pornography consent fantasy professionalism gig economy I was doing really well as a bartender until I got fired because I started transitioning. I went from...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (4): 573–584.
Published: 01 November 2020
... historically. Thus, within the public-health surveillance category “transgender,” racial disparities in HIV prevalence and incidence rates point toward the true paradigm for thinking HIV/AIDS as an epidemic and the enfoldment of trans people within it. Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 HIV...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (4): 585–597.
Published: 01 November 2020
..., namely, the degree to which a patient is regularly followed up in care and adequately takes the treatment, and trans individuals' social inclusion in this health institution. We examined the different forms of HIV-associated stigma among TGW. A qualitative study was conducted using semistructural...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (4): 674–682.
Published: 01 November 2020
..., and appropriating mainstream discourses of reproduction as they intersect with legal strictures and cultural scripts around normative understandings of embodiment, health, and the notion of morality embedded in the period's dominant set of “family values.” AIDS is not, on the surface of things, a central referent...