Episode 44: ASAB Presents the Science… Hormone Therapy
Mar 12th, 2022 by Assigned Scientist at Bachelor's
In this episode, motivated by the recent barrage of anti-trans legislation, we begin a dig into the science underlying gender-affirming care, beginning with hormones and hormone therapy. Topics include "sex" hormones and how they work, chromosomal sex determination, and puberty blockers (mechanism and long-term health prospects).
Our intro music is by Nicole Petkovich.
Thank you for listening!