Sex-change surgery has positive mental health benefits for transgender people

When transgender people undergo sex-reassignment surgery, the beneficial effect on their mental health is still evident - and increasing - years later, a Swedish study suggests

Sex-change surgery has positive mental health benefits for transgender peopleOverall, people in the study with gender incongruence – that is, their biological gender doesn’t match the gender with which they identify – were six times more likely than people in the general population to visit a doctor for mood and anxiety disorders. They were also three times more likely to be prescribed antidepressants, and […]

Rita Devi arrives in Mumbai to soon undergo sex change surgery

Rita who hails from Assam faces similar hormonal issues like Lalit Salve did. She first came to Mumbai on July 25, 2018, and had approached doctors at St. George Hospital regarding the surgery. The Assam government had given their approval to the sex-change surgery after which she arrived in Mumbai

Rita Devi arrives in Mumbai to soon undergo sex change surgeryThe state government of Assam has given its permission for Rita Devi to undergo sex-change surgery in September 2018. But, a few of her health issues have to be resolved before her operation. Now like Lalit Salve and Rukhsar, Rita is soon set to undergo a sex change surgery. Rita had a government job, hence […]

Rita Devi may have to wait longer for her sex change surgery

The state government of Assam has given its permission for Rita Devi to undergo sex change surgery. But, a few of her health issues have to be resolved before her operation

Rita Devi may have to wait longer for her sex change surgeryRita Devi arrived in Mumbai on Wednesday, September 26 along with her uncle. She was admitted into Mumbai state-run St George Hospital today (Sept. 27) morning. She has been complaining of severe stomach pain since the past few months. She has been experiencing this pain during her menstrual cycle. Rita has been sent to the […]

Mumbai: Sex change OPD inaugurated at St George hospital

The hospital decided to open this Out Patient Department (OPD) as they had received several calls and similar cases, after Lalita Salve transitioned into Lalit Salve. The hospital has seen a positive response toward sex reassignment surgery

Mumbai: Sex change OPD inaugurated at St George hospitalThis is Maharashtra’s first-of-its-kind of an OPD in a public hospital. After Maharashtra police constable Lalita Salve’s sex reassignment surgery, a large number of people have contacted St George Hospital to know about the procedure. The sex change OPD was inaugurated by Medical Education Minister Girish Mahajan, and Industries minister Subhash Desai. Dr Tatyarao Lahane, […]

Sex reassignment surgery: Ruksar now becomes ‘Aman’

After Lalita Salve, five-year-old Ruksar (name changed) is now Aman. The first phase of sex reconstruction surgery which took place on Friday was successful. This is not a sex change but sex reconstruction surgery as Ruksar is biologically a boy, but the reproductive parts were not in the right place

Sex reassignment surgery: Ruksar now becomes ‘Aman’Ruksar had been brought up like a girl by her family. But in the year 2016, her mother noticed certain changes in her body. Ruksar (name changed) a 5-year-old girl hails from Majalgaon, Beed district, Maharashtra was accompanied by her father on Thursday, September 06, to Mumbai’s state-run St George hospital to seek a sex […]

After Maha police constable Lalit, 5-year-old Ruksar to become Aman

Ruksar (name changed) a 5-year-old girl hails from Majalgaon, Beed district, Maharashtra was accompanied by her father on Thursday, September 06, to Mumbai’s state-run St George hospital to seek a sex change surgery

After Maha police constable Lalit, 5-year-old Ruksar to become AmanImagine having a child who is a girl for the first few years of your life and then discovering that it is actually a boy. This is exactly what Ruskar’s mother felt when she discovered that a 5-year-old girl is a biologically a boy. So far, Ruksar has been brought up like a girl by […]

Rita’s sex change surgery hinges on Assam govt’s permission

Rita Devi, who had visited Mumbai, to undergo a sex reassignment surgery, has returned to Assam. Rita is working with the Assam government as a contract labourer. And to undergo a sex reassignment surgery, she needs permission from the Assam government

Rita’s sex change surgery hinges on Assam govt’s permissionRita came to the city last week and had met with the doctors at Mumbai’s state-run St George Hospital to speak with them about the possibility of having a sex change surgery. According to the doctors, Rita had undergone a primary medical check-up, and other required tests to be performed once she gets the permission […]

Sharing a plight similar to Lalita, Assam’s Rita reaches Mumbai

Like Lalita Salve (now Lalitkumar), a 36-year-old Rita Devi, hailing from a small village in Assam, has approached a Mumbai hospital for sex reassignment surgery. The doctors will perform a few tests on her to decide whether she is fit for surgery or not

Sharing a plight similar to Lalita, Assam’s Rita reaches MumbaiOn Wednesday, July 25, Rita Devi, a 36-year-old woman from Assam, met the doctors from Mumbai’s state-run St George Hospital. Like Lalita Salve, Rita is also facing the hormonal issues and wants to undergo the sex reassignment surgery. Rita will be admitted to the St George hospital on Thursday and will undergo few tests, to […]

Assam’s Rita Devi, to approach Mumbai doctors for sex change surgery

Rita who hails from Assam, is facing similar hormonal issues like Lalita Salve, and wants to undergo sex change surgery. Rita is expected to meet doctors at Mumbai’s St George hospital during this week

Assam’s Rita Devi, to approach Mumbai doctors for sex change surgeryRita Devi, a 37-year-old woman, who hails from Hojai, Assam, will be meeting doctors from Mumbai’s St George Hospital for the sex reassignment surgery. Rita Devi is currently undergoing treatment in Assam and expected to come to Mumbai this week. Like Lalita, Rita is also suffering from the hormonal issues and has expressed her wish […]

Constable Lalitkumar reporting sir! 

After transforming from Lalita to Lalitkumar, Lalitkumar resumed his duty as constable in the Maharashtra police on Tuesday. Lalita underwent sex reassignment surgery in Mumbai’s state-run St George Hospital

Constable Lalitkumar reporting sir! Twenty-nine-year-old Lalitkumar Salve resumed his duty on Tuesday at Majalgaon police station in Beed district of Maharashtra. Lalita Salve underwent the sex reassignment surgery in Mumbai’s state-run St George hospital. Earlier, Lalita worked with the Maharashtra police as a female cop. But, now with his own identity, Lalitkumar, he will work as a male cop […]