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CDC Reverses Discriminatory Rule


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The CDC releases updated guidelines, clarifying a policy that had been used to discriminate against transgender women.

Parker Marie Molloy | December 23, 2013, 1:00 AM ET

"They point to the Federal Employee Health Benefits Plan, which “requires carriers to provide all necessary preventive benefits and services for insured patients, including transgender individuals.” They go on to highlight a statement from the Department of Health and Human Services, in which HHS clarifies the language in the Affordable Care Act to make it clear that discriminating against transgender individuals is prohibited." --advocate.com

CDC Reverses Discriminatory Breast Cancer Screening Rule for Trans People

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Good. A little clarification goes a long way.

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