Transgender woman is first to be able to breastfeed her baby

 作者:介梓     |      日期:2019-03-03 08:01:00
plainpicture/Wavebreak By Jessica Hamzelou A TRANSGENDER woman has become the first officially recorded to breastfeed her baby. An experimental three-and-a-half-month treatment regimen enabled the woman to produce 227 grams of milk a day. “This is a very big deal,” says Joshua Safer of Boston Medical Center, who was not involved with the treatment. “Many transgender women are looking to have as many of the experiences of non-transgender women as they can.” The woman had been receiving feminising hormonal treatments for several years before starting the lactation treatment. These included spironolactone, which is thought to block the effects of testosterone,