Doctors, States challenge new “transgender regulation”

Doctors, States challenge new “transgender regulation” Becket Fund November 7, 2016 Feds order doctors to perform procedures that may harm children WASHINGTON, D.C. – The State of North Dakota along with several hospitals, a university, and health clinics, filed a lawsuit today (November 7, 2016) challenging a new federal regulation. The new regulation forces doctors to ignore science and their medical judgment and perform gender transition procedures on children, even if the doctor believes the treatment could harm the child. The government does not require Medicare and Medicaid to cover these same procedures, because Health & Human Services’ (HHS) own medical experts … Continue reading