Transgender and gender-diverse individuals are more likely to be autistic and report higher autistic traits | Circa August 7, 2020

Transgender and gender-diverse adults are three to six times more likely as cisgender adults (individuals whose gender identity corresponds to their sex assigned at birth) to be diagnosed as autistic, according to a new study by scientists at the University of Cambridge’s Autism Research Centre. This research, conducted using data from over 600,000 adult individuals, …

Trans patient hit by Covid-19 treatment delays starts GoFundMe to fund transition – Mirror Online

Elle Dalmayne, 29, of Plumstead, London, is raising £20,000 to pay for her hormone treatment to fully transition to female this year after years of trying to 'be more masculine' A trans patient whose treatment is delayed by Covid-19 has launched a GoFundMe to pay for her transition.     Elle Dalmayne, 29, was hoping …

Transgender, gender-diverse adults more likely to be Autistic 

Transgender and gender-diverse adults are more likely to be diagnosed with autism than cisgender adults, according to research published in Nature Communications. ++++++++++++++++ Transgender and gender-diverse adults are more likely to be diagnosed with autism than cisgender adults, according to research published in Nature Communications. “This finding, using large datasets, confirms that the co-occurrence between being …

Transgender adults up to six times more likely to be autistic, Cambridge University study reveals

The team said their work, published in Nature Communications, confirms previous smaller scale studies from clinics, writes Paul Gallagher   Transgender and gender-diverse adults are three to six times more likely as people whose gender identity corresponds to their sex assigned at birth, known as cisgender, to be diagnosed as autistic according to a study. …

Trump administration will let homeless shelters refuse transgender people / LGBTQ Nation

The Trump administration announced that it is close to changing an Obama era rule so that homeless shelters can more easily refuse to take in transgender people. The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced in a release several changes to the Equal Access Rule, which was updated in 2016 under President Barack Obama to …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa December 28, 2010

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comTue, Dec 28, 2010, 8:29 PM News 10 new results for autism Court allows sex change for autistic teenNinemsnBy ninemsn staff A 16-year-old boy suffering from autism has been granted permission to begin sex change treatments, provided he has his sperm frozen in …See all stories on this …