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Video gaming and gaming addiction in transgender people: An exploratory study
Background: There is anecdotal clinical evidence that transgender people use the online world - such as forums and online video gaming - for the purpose of experiencing their gender identity in a safe, non-threatening, ...
Trans is not a disorder – but should still receive funding
This editorial focuses on providing healthcare funding systems among transgender. At present, the healthcare funding systems in many countries are set up in such a way as to make it effectively impossible to assist trans ...
Investigating the outcome of the initial assessment at a national transgender health service: Time to review the process?
Background: Globally, there is a lack of a standardized assessment process prior to the initiation of gender affirming medical interventions and consequently there is a discrepancy in this process among different transgender ...
Gender incongruence of childhood: Clinical utility and stakeholder agreement with the World Health Organization's proposed ICD-11 criteria
The World Health Organization (WHO) is revising the tenth version of the International Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems (ICD-10). This includes a reconceptualization of the definition and positioning ...
Body image dissatisfaction and eating-related psychopathology in trans individuals: A matched control study
High levels of body dissatisfaction have already been reported in the trans population; however, the root of this dissatisfaction, and its association with eating disordered behaviours, has not been studied in-depth. This ...