Individuals are considered to be transgender if their gender identity does not align with the sex they were assigned at birth. Not all individuals choose to medically or surgically transition. However, those who do may face a dilemma: what do they do if they want to have children later in life? Both hormone treatments and surgery can impact fertility.
How do you have sex when you're transgender? The answer is revealed in this candid new video
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Filmmaker Lewis Hancox put together this clip after being asked about his sex life one too many times. How does a transgender person have sex? It's a question Lewis Hancox was sick of being asked down the pub, so the year-old filmmaker put together an educational video to provide the answer. And without going into too much detail Lewis, who transitioned from a female to a male eight years ago, gives a light-hearted but honest insight into his sex-life, reports the Liverpool Echo. It felt unnatural to me to be treated as a girl, I fitted in better with the boys.
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For example, a transgender person may identify as a woman despite having been born with male genitalia. Nearly , adults in the United States identify as transgender, according to research by the Williams Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles. A person's internal sense of being male, female or something else is their gender identity. For cisgender, or non-transgender people, their gender identity matches their sex at birth.
There are numerous prevention challenges that may impact the HIV health outcomes for some transgender people. These include:. CDC and its partners are pursuing a high-impact prevention approach to maximize the effectiveness of current HIV prevention methods among transgender people. Activities include:.