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Are We There Yet?

I went for my pre-op physical for top surgery. No big deal. Blood test, urine test, and an EKG. Montefiore Hospital. An hour on the subway; the next to the last stop on the #4 line in The Bronx. 614 more words



I had my first doctor appointment yesterday toward my journey to testosterone. I had actually never been to this doctor before since my previous primary care physician had retired. 354 more words

Surgery consultation booked (omg)

Today I mustered up all the courage I could and called the corrective plastic surgery-unit at the Karolinska Institute. After a couple of wrongly placed calls I finally got hold of the nurse responsible for my appointment, and to my surprise we booked my meeting right there and then! 189 more words


5 Ways Acupuncture Supports Trans Health

Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine Support Can Be Used To:

  1. Prepare your body for surgery, decreasing complications and stress on your body
  2. Aid post-surgery:
    1. Speed healing and reduce infection and swelling…
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Thoughts on getting a diagnosis

Last week in therapy, I talked briefly about planning ahead for top surgery one day.  I said that I might want to do this, maybe as early as this coming summer.  800 more words


Feature Poet - Alexander Squires


Girls are sensual,  sexual, beautiful.

Their  curves wrap around me in ways I can’t explain.


Boys are tough, rugged , rough around the edges. 325 more words


The Other Side of the Shore

I managed to make it this far without going through the social rites of passage for a Jewish-American girl. No Bat Mitzvah, no Sweet Sixteen, no Prom, no graduation party, no wedding. 703 more words