I came across this excellent piece in The Guardian today on the grey areas surrounding the issuing of prescriptions for hormones. I have to assume that I could be considered as someone who is in receipt of a ‘bridging prescription’ whilst I wait the long delay before an appointment at a gender clinic. My prescription comes from specialist GP registered with the General Medical Council and who practices as an NHS GP.
It is high time that patients come first. I am transgender. I am NOT mentally ill.
Read the article here
This article from The Guardian on July 10 is also a ‘must read’.
And if you are looking for a fantastic ‘good news‘ item take a look at the video of Sarah McBride the first transgender speaker at a major political convention here