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US: Top surgeon says COVID-19 is pushing trans people to brink

US: Top surgeon says COVID-19 is pushing trans people to brink

The second wave of the coronavirus pandemic is pushing transgender patients to the brink, according to a top US surgeon, who says poverty, stress, and [lockdown] are forcing many to cancel life-changing surgery. “Many of our patients are living on the verge of poverty and have been pushed over,” Jess Ting, surgical director of one […]