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Biological Integrity Initiative arms parents against transgender ‘ideology’

Oct 20, 2023

By Martin Barillas

Sponsored by the American College of Pediatricians, the initiative encourages physicians to speak out on gender dysphoria and assist policymakers. Read more


Doctors’ group urges American Academy of Pediatricians to rethink minor transgender treatments

Aug 10, 2023

By Daniel Payne

The American College of Pediatricians said it was “disappointed that the AAP has reaffirmed its support for transgender interventions on... Read more


Pediatricians’ group affirms support for ‘gender-affirming’ care, calls for review of guidelines

Aug 7, 2023

By Daniel Payne

The American Academy of Pediatrics said its board of directors had voted to reaffirm its 2018 policy statement in support... Read more

Doctor with female patient (file photo).

IUDs for teens? Endangering, not empowering, docs say

Oct 12, 2014

By Hillary Mast

Medical professionals blasted the American Academy of Pediatrics’ recent recommendation that long term contraceptives are the best way for teen... Read more