DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20212027

Health care services and challenges among transgender in India

Shagirunisha Rizvana A. M., Karthikeyan K., Thenmozhi ., Rock Britto, Neethu George, Tamilarasan M.

Abstract


Transgender is a term defined as individuals with gender identity is different compared with those who are born with male and female anatomies. There are facing shame, disgrace, exclusion from society, so they are more prone for HIV infection and neglected from society. Even though the government made a various schemes and bills for transgender rights to make them socially equal in the community, but they are neglected by society because of less awareness about the transgender.


Keywords


Transgender, Health care, Protection of rights, HIV

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