LMHS in the News

Covered California Premiums unattainable – Lyon-Martin in the News!

Posted Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Read the article on healthycal.org Even With Subsidies, Some San Francisco Residents Can’t Afford Covered California Premiums       By Lynn Graebner, December 15, 2014 With the high cost of living in San Francisco, many low-income residents who qualify for federally subsidized health insurance under Covered California still can’t afford it. The San Francisco Board […]

Transgender patients face challenges in health care – Lyon-Martin in the News!

Posted Thursday, November 20, 2014

By Erin Allday, November 19, 2014 Read the article on SFGate.com Cameron McCaugherty would like to get pregnant someday. And that’s not a desire, he says, that contradicts his identity as trans-masculine and genderqueer. “People who know me and see me as masculine, they say, ‘Really? You would want to be pregnant? Don’t you want to […]

Making medical settings welcoming for trans* patients – Lyon-Martin in the News!

Posted Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Space for self-determination: Making medical settings welcoming for trans* patients June 26, 2014 Read the article on Hesperian.com Trans* here is used as an umbrella term to describe the spectrum of identities of gender variant people, which includes (but is not limited to) transgender men and women, transsexuals, transvestite, genderqueer, genderfluid, genderless, and bigender people. […]