The FDA has approved a daily pill called Pre-Exposure Prophalaxis, or PrEP, which can reduce the risk of HIV infection by 86%. It’s the first and only treatment of its kind, but the Centers for Disease Control recommends caution when prescribing PrEP to adolescents. They’re waiting for final results from medical trials on young people being conducted in cities across the country.
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Young people increasingly see gender as not just limited to male and female. But the torchbearers of gender fluidity aren’t just celebrities or politicians, but kids. But schools are still catching up with the needs of gender nonconforming students.
Leelah Alcorn is the high school student/artist in Ohio who committed suicide in December and was transgender. When I heard…
The problem with the gender binary is that it excludes. How can someone progress and be part of society if they don’t feel like they belong?
Even the strongest lgbtqqia advocates I know, struggle with the T part. Trans-gender.