African American AIDS History Project

How The System Has Failed Transgender Women

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How The System Has Failed Transgender Women

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How The System Has Failed Transgender Women

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more than 1 in 5 transgender women are
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HIV positive in the u.s. of those 31%
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report being denied care simply because
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they're trans having providers talking
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to them about religion talking to them
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that they are going to hell keep on
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misgendering their pronouns and using
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their name assigned at birth and
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preferred name the problem comes down to
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a failure in policy this is how it works
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the Center for Disease Control uses data
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to determine who is most at risk that
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data comes from health care providers
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but there is no national mandate for
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them to count transgender patients so as

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“How The System Has Failed Transgender Women,” African American AIDS History Project, accessed December 13, 2017, http://afamaidshist.org/items/show/187.