Equality and Human Rights Commission. This leads to an exclusive healthcare system which denies a subset of the population, such as transsexual women, access to quality appropriate healthcare. The status of transgenderism as a mental disorder  is widely disputed. Trans people who express their gender identity from an early age are often rejected by their families [ 5 ]. Aggression and Violent Behavior. Transgender people also risk discrimination, harassment, and victimization in health care settings.
In order to overcome the human rights barriers trans people confront, certain measures are imperative and should be self-evident, given the standards that States are obliged to provide under international law to all human beings.
She illustrates how there exists a lack of accountability to those aggressors who victimize the transgender community, and there is a lack of legal possibility to persecute aggressions against transgender people or to give adequate rights to transgender people. Please help improve the article by presenting facts as a neutrally-worded summary with appropriate citations. Under the ACA, it is illegal for most insurance companies to have exclusions of transition-related care, and it is illegal for most health providers to discriminate against transgender people, like by turning someone away or refusing to treat them according to their gender identity.
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