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Why do GPs have to prescribe for gender dysphoria?


Sadly, there is no evidence that treating gender dysphoria reduces the risk of self-harm and suicide. Rates remain the same, whether or not people are treated. GPs should therefore not feel railroaded into prescribing potentially harmful drugs outside their area of competence in a misguided belief that this will reduce the risk of self-harm.

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04 Jul 2016

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