History Is Made: First Transgender Woman Breastfeeds Her Baby
February 19, 2018
Current studies suggest that there are at least 1.4 million transgender adults in the US. This accounts for 0.6% of the country’s population. As at five years ago, the Williams Institute of U.C.L.A. School of Law pegged the number at 0.3%.
Gender reassignment is gaining popularity although the price for procedures remains high. Costs range from $5.000 to $100.000. Despite the constant clamor against gender reassignment, the government is not in any position to rule against it.
First transgender woman to breastfeed a baby
A 30-year-old transgender woman approached doctors at a hospital in New York. She said she wanted to be able to breastfeed her adopted baby. The woman explained that her partner was not keen on the breastfeeding experience. Therefore, she opted to take over the task.