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View Public Comments for Gender Dysphoria and Gender Reassignment Surgery (CAG-00446N)

Commenter:
Burke "Berk", S
Date:
12/05/2015
Comment:

I believe that the government should cover these surgeries due to the fact that significant research has been done and a study recently presented at a conference held in Annapolis, MD suggested that transgender women's metabolic health would benefit from the surgeries this conference was titled Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolic Diseases: Physiology and Gender - a conference of the American Physiological Society.

Here are links presenting more information about what specific kinds of metabolic health concerns Gender Reassignment Surgery fixes:

http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/302976.php

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/11/151118160140.htm

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