Tag Archive: sexual orientation. hormone replacement therapy

T (testosterone) and what it does

Basics “T” is testosterone, a hormone (found in males and females, but less in females, way more in males) and can work as an anabolic steroid. It is very heavily controlled, because it can be abused! It affects specific features…
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Gender Dysphoria?

What is Gender Dysphoria? Here’s the Wiki explanation, that is pretty hard to understand. I’ll break it down though: Gender dysphoria or gender identity disorder (GID) is the dysphoria (distress) a person experiences as a result of the sex and…
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Gender Expression

Gender presentation or gender expression is one’s outwards appearance, body language, and general behaviour as categorised under the gender binary by society. Common descriptors of gender expression are female, femme, feminine, twink effeminate, androgynous, male, masculine, macho, butch, and so on.

What is Transgender?

Gender identity (ie: being transsexual) cannot be changed, just like how sexual orientation cannot be changed. Treatment with hormone replacement therapy – also called cross-sex hormones
is how many transgender individuals deal with being transgender. However, everyone is different, and many get along without hormones or any type of surgery.