Safe Estrogen Levels

A common question which many trans women ask, is what their estrogen levels should ideally be. They have often asked for a higher dose from their prescribing doctor, and been told no, there are too many risks, and that their current level is within the normal ranges. The maximum pmol/L cited by doctors is often 200 or 250. However, this is against best practise.

New Testosterone Resources

GMA's new visual guides to testosterone. These are available as high definition PDFs in the main menu under 'Comprehansive information for healthcare providers and patients'.

Database Upgrade

Our database is now searchable by region as well as type of provider, and has a search function where you can type in a name or other search terms.

Wellington Health Pathways Update

The Sex and Gender Diverse Health Outcomes Working Group is hosting an information sharing event, on behalf of Capital & Coast District Health Board.

Landmark Trans Health Report Shows Widespread Disparity

Counting Ourselves transgender health research found elevated stigma, discrimination, violence against trans people.

Respecting Your Transgender Partner

Respect looks different to each person, and the things that feel respectful to one person may feel disrespectful to the next person. Use these tips to start a conversation about respect.

Aotearoa Trans Healthcare Guidelines Released

We're very pleased to announce that the national guidelines for trans healthcare in Aotearoa have been released, and can be found here.

Transgender Health Care Now: Wellington Pride Parade

March 10th 2018, takataapui, transgender, and intersex people and supporters walked, danced, and rode along in the Wellington International Pride Parade with a clear message: transgender health care now!