Kentucky governor vetoes restrictive GOP transgender measure

(FRANKFORT, Ky.) -- Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear vetoed a massive bill Friday passed by the Republican-led state legislature last week that banned gender-affirming healthcare for minors, placed strict rules on how teachers can address transgender students and other restrictions related to sexuality.In his one-page... Read More.

Florida parents file lawsuit against state transgender youth care ban

(NEW YORK) -- Four Florida families filed a lawsuit Thursday in federal court against Florida's Surgeon General Joseph Ladapo, Board of Medicine, and Board of Osteopathic Medicine, over the state ban against gender-affirming care for transgender youth.The ban prohibits puberty blockers, hormones, cross-hormone therapy... Read More.

What is gender dysphoria and what does transgender youth care consist of?

(NEW YORK) -- Across the country, Republican lawmakers have introduced legislation that restricts transgender health care for minors.At least eight states have passed laws or policies restricting this care, and 23 more state legislatures are considering similar legislation of their own.Medical experts say that... Read More.

Transgender health care is now protected in Minnesota

(ST. PAUL, Minn.) -- Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz signed an executive order protecting and supporting access to gender-affirming health care for LGBTQ people in the state on Wednesday.The move comes amid Republican-backed efforts across the country to limit transgender health care for minors and... Read More.