Suicide rates among trans-genders is just a shade under schizophrenics. Identical twins have the same genes, so if gender identity were entirely due to genetics, you would expect that two identical twins would always have the same gender identity. I mean on a regular without mitigating factors basis. Nelson The Gender Trap. Perhaps a better comparison would be to transgender individuals who had not undergone reassingnment to see if suicide rates had gone down — which would ACTUALLY comment on the effectiveness of sex reassignment. I have an opinion, I have no evidence, but simply an intuition, that gender as an expression is commonly different in every individual.
Man or woman
The author is not trying to make or test a hypothesis. Peppermint, who will be the first person to begin the competition as openly transgender when the latest season of the reality show premieres on VH1 on Friday, said she knew she was 'different' as early as second grade. I know of no brain or chromosome research that has been conducted on those who identify as other than male or female. New York , Harrington Park Press. The Science of Gender-Bending and Transsexualism.
RuPaul On Drag and Trans Identity
Come on guys, what is this now, People Magazine? My Life as a Supermodel's Maid , Books 1—3. Science is about truth, not feelings. I would probably even get more compliments. Filmer returned to London and Goldsmiths in the Autumn of and the book had just been published. Why should they return to hiding just to assuage individual ickiness about it?
Because if there is, then your argument of there being no genes for logic, republicans, and so forth is just a way to insult the intelligence of others while in some half ass way trying to avoid answering the question properly because the answer to that question does not suit your personal beliefs. Gives me hope for societal acceptance of this normal fluidity of gender ID. Transgenderism is not at all like anorexia or other body dysmorphic illnesses because transgender patients were treated in the same exact way medically and psychologically as people with BIID, anorexia, etc and did not respond to the therapies or medication in anyway. I think this would sometimes be a sort of body dysphoria. In my case, smell was irrelevant. But there is gratitude.