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‘Breast milk’ is now human milk’: UK hospital trust adopts gender-neutral language in MATERNITY unit to fight ‘health inequality’

The Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust told maternity unit workers on Monday that it was launching the UK’s first language guidelines “supporting trans and non-binary birthing people.” That means doctors, nurses and midwives will heretofore refer to a “birthing parent” rather than “mother.” And there will be no …

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‘Breast milk’ is now human milk’: UK hospital trust adopts gender-neutral language in MATERNITY unit to fight ‘health inequality’

The Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust told maternity unit workers on Monday that it was launching the UK’s first language guidelines “supporting trans and non-binary birthing people.” That means doctors, nurses and midwives will heretofore refer to a “birthing parent” rather than “mother.” And there will be no …

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‘Sad day for women’s sports’: Row erupts after Joe Biden signs gender discrimination order paving way for transgender athletes

Biden proudly signed dozens of new orders during his first day in office, including one on gender discrimination which many believe will oblige colleges to approve transgender athletes for women’s sports. Titled “Preventing and Combating Discrimination on the Basis of Gender Identity or Sexual Orientation”, the order allows athletes to …

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