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  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 03 August 2018
  • ISBN : 9781440858888
  • Page : 203 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

Transgender Health Issues Book Summary/Review:

Transgender individuals face unique challenges when it comes to their physical, psychological, and social health and well-being. This accessible reference investigates these concerns in depth, offering readers insights into topics such as discrimination and access to health care. • Confronts a topic that has historically been ignored by researchers and public health officials • Examines key issues that affect transgender individuals, such as discrimination and access to health services • Offers illuminating case studies that use engaging real-world scenarios to highlight key ideas and debates discussed in the book • Provides a Directory of Resources to guide readers to reliable sources of additional information

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Transgender Health Issues

Transgender Health Issues
  • Author : Sarah Boslaugh
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2018-08-03
  • ISBN : 9781440858888
GET THIS BOOKTransgender Health Issues

Transgender individuals face unique challenges when it comes to their physical, psychological, and social health and well-being. This accessible reference investigates these concerns in depth, offering readers insights into topics such as discrimination and access to health care. • Confronts a topic that has historically been ignored by researchers and public health officials • Examines key issues that affect transgender individuals, such as discrimination and access to health services • Offers illuminating case studies that use engaging real-world scenarios to highlight key ideas

Current Issues in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health

Current Issues in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health
  • Author : Jay Harcourt
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-04-11
  • ISBN : 9781136576072
GET THIS BOOKCurrent Issues in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health

Learn what resources are needed for lesser-recognized LGBT health issues Most literature that explores LGBT health issues concentrates on HIV/AIDS while leaving research studies on other vital issues lacking. Current Issues in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health addresses this inadequacy by presenting a broad range of LGBT health issues from an interdisciplinary and mixed-method perspective. Leading experts present both quantitative and qualitative descriptions of health issues among various population groups, focusing on those topics poorly represented in present-day

Transgender Medicine

Transgender Medicine
  • Author : Leonid Poretsky,Wylie C. Hembree
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-02-22
  • ISBN : 9783030056834
GET THIS BOOKTransgender Medicine

Although transgender persons have been present in various societies throughout human history, it is only during the last several years that they have become widely acknowledged in our society and their right to quality medical care has been established. In the United States, endocrinologists have been providing hormonal therapy for transgender individuals for decades; however, until recently, there has been only limited literature on this subject, and non-endocrine aspects of medical care for transgender individual have not been well addressed

Current Issues in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health

Current Issues in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health
  • Author : Jay Harcourt
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-04-11
  • ISBN : 9781136576003
GET THIS BOOKCurrent Issues in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health

Learn what resources are needed for lesser-recognized LGBT health issues Most literature that explores LGBT health issues concentrates on HIV/AIDS while leaving research studies on other vital issues lacking. Current Issues in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health addresses this inadequacy by presenting a broad range of LGBT health issues from an interdisciplinary and mixed-method perspective. Leading experts present both quantitative and qualitative descriptions of health issues among various population groups, focusing on those topics poorly represented in present-day

Health Issues When You're Transgender

Health Issues When You're Transgender
  • Author : Susan Meyer
  • Publisher : The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
  • Release Date : 2016-12-15
  • ISBN : 9781508171782
GET THIS BOOKHealth Issues When You're Transgender

This book explores the health issues encountered by transgender people, including mental and emotional health, gender dysphoria, hormone replacement therapy (including puberty-blocking hormones), gender affirmation surgery, and more. Also covered are the pros and cons of hormone therapy and gender reassignment surgery as well as barriers to health care that transgender people frequently face and advice on dealing with a health care system marked by cissexism.

Current Issues in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health

Current Issues in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health
  • Author : Jay Harcourt
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2006
  • ISBN : 1560236604
GET THIS BOOKCurrent Issues in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health

Learn what resources are needed for lesser-recognized LGBT health issues Most literature that explores LGBT health issues concentrates on HIV/AIDS while leaving research studies on other vital issues lacking. Current Issues in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health addresses this inadequacy by presenting a broad range of LGBT health issues from an interdisciplinary and mixed-method perspective. Leading experts present both quantitative and qualitative descriptions of health issues among various population groups, focusing on those topics poorly represented in present-day

Transgender Health and HIV Prevention

Transgender Health and HIV Prevention
  • Author : Walter O. Bockting,Eric Avery
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2006-01-04
  • ISBN : 0789030152
GET THIS BOOKTransgender Health and HIV Prevention

Get the latest assessment of the health needs of the transgender population The impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic on the transgender community has been tragically ignored, and as yet there is surprisingly little research data on the subject of health care and HIV prevention in this marginalized population. Transgender Health and HIV Prevention fills this void by providing a groundbreaking empirical assessment of the health needs of transgender persons in several areas around the United States. Respected experts discuss

The Fenway Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health

The Fenway Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health
  • Author : Kenneth Mayer
  • Publisher : ACP Press
  • Release Date : 2008
  • ISBN : 193051395X
GET THIS BOOKThe Fenway Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health

The Fenway Guide provides guidance, practical guidelines, and discussions of clinical issues pertinent to the LGBT patient and community. It also focuses on helping healthcare professionals gain a better understanding of the LGBT population, the LGBT life continuum, health promotion and disease prevention, transgender health, and patient communication and the office environment, The Fenway Guide is truly a one-of-a kind comprehensive resource! Written in conjunction with the renowned Fenway Community Health, of Boston, MA, The Fenway Guide to Lesbian, Gay,

Principles of Transgender Medicine and Surgery

Principles of Transgender Medicine and Surgery
  • Author : Randi Ettner,Stan Monstrey,Eli Coleman
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-05-20
  • ISBN : 9781317514596
GET THIS BOOKPrinciples of Transgender Medicine and Surgery

A practical guide to state-of-the-art treatments and health care knowledge about gender diverse persons, this second edition of Principles of Transgender Medicine and Surgery presents the foremost international specialists offering their knowledge on the wide spectrum of issues encountered by gender diverse individuals. In this handy text, professionals of all types can get important information about various aspects of transgender health care for a full spectrum of clients, from childhood to advanced age. Key topics addressed include medical and surgical

Transgender Care

Transgender Care
  • Author : Gianna E. Israel,Donald E. Tarver
  • Publisher : Temple University Press
  • Release Date : 1997
  • ISBN : 1566398525
GET THIS BOOKTransgender Care

By empowering clients to be well-informed medical consumers and by delivering care providers from the straitjacket of inadequate diagnostic standards and stereotypes, this book sets out to transform the nature of transgender care. In an accessible style, the authors discuss the key mental health issues, with much attention to the vexed relationship between professionals and clients. They propose a new professional role; that of "Gender Specialist." Chapters 3, 4, and 5 provide definitive information (in the context of consulting health professionals) on hormone

The Health of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People

The Health of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on the Health of Select Populations,Committee on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health Issues and Research Gaps and Opportunities
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2011-07-24
  • ISBN : 9780309379090
GET THIS BOOKThe Health of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People

At a time when lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals-often referred to under the umbrella acronym LGBT-are becoming more visible in society and more socially acknowledged, clinicians and researchers are faced with incomplete information about their health status. While LGBT populations often are combined as a single entity for research and advocacy purposes, each is a distinct population group with its own specific health needs. Furthermore, the experiences of LGBT individuals are not uniform and are shaped by factors of

A Guide to Transgender Health: State-of-the-art Information for Gender-Affirming People and Their Supporters

A Guide to Transgender Health: State-of-the-art Information for Gender-Affirming People and Their Supporters
  • Author : Rachel Ann Heath Ph.D.,Katie Wynne Ph.D.
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2019-06-30
  • ISBN : 9781440863097
GET THIS BOOKA Guide to Transgender Health: State-of-the-art Information for Gender-Affirming People and Their Supporters

Provides the most up-to-date information on transgender science and its applications, for gender-diverse people, their supporters, and the professionals who assist them to lead healthy, happy, and successful lives. • Covers the full spectrum of current knowledge on trans* health and issues • Surveys transgender history and defines transgender terminology • Addresses new developments for young and elder transgender people • Includes copious footnotes and references • Lists further resources available online and on social media

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health Issues

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health Issues
  • Author : American Public Health Association
  • Publisher : Amer Public Health Assn
  • Release Date : 2001
  • ISBN : UCSC:32106017644573
GET THIS BOOKLesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health Issues

Papers from medical and social service professionals covering an array of health topics of interest to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered community in the United States.

Transgender Medicine, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics of North America

Transgender Medicine, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics of North America
  • Author : Vin Tangpricha
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2019-05-05
  • ISBN : 9780323681209
GET THIS BOOKTransgender Medicine, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics of North America

This issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics, Guest Edited by Dr. Vin Tangpricha, will focus on Transgender Medicine. This issue is one of four issues selected per year by the series Consulting Editor, Adriana Ioachimescu. Topics include, but are not limited to, Epidemiology of Transgender, Etiology of Gender Expression and Identity, Hormone therapy in children and adolescents, Transfeminine Hormone Therapy, Transmasculine Hormone Therapy, Dermatologic Conditions in Transgender persons, Gender Affirming Surgery, Fertility Considerations in Transgender persons, Transgender Medicine in the

Transgender Health and Medicine: History, Practice, Research, and the Future

Transgender Health and Medicine: History, Practice, Research, and the Future
  • Author : Dana Jennett Bevan Ph.D.
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2019-07-26
  • ISBN : 9781440866920
GET THIS BOOKTransgender Health and Medicine: History, Practice, Research, and the Future

This text starts with the history of transgender science and provides current, evidence-based information on theories and treatment procedures, concluding with projections of future scientific developments. • Offers comprehensive, evidence-based scientific information • Contains a glossary of key terms • Provides a resource list for reference