Medical transition reduces dating pool size and likelihood of marriage.

Medical transition reduces dating pool size and likelihood of marriage. Expand
Medical transition reduces dating pool size and likelihood of marriage.

Individuals undergoing biomedical interventions to address their gender dysphoria are at risk for having a greatly diminished pool of individuals who are willing to sustain an intimate physical and loving relationship [1].

This is evidenced in the much lower marriage rates of transgender adults [2].

REFERENCES

[1] Levine, S. (2018). Informed Consent for Transgendered Patients. Journal Of Sex & Marital Therapy, 45(3), 218-229. [Link]

[2] Yarbrough, E. (2018). Transgender mental health. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association Publishing. [Link]