Chromosomes

Chromosomes? Who Gives a XX?

Emma Flowers | Posted 22.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Emma Flowers

Now, I don't really give a flying xx about my chromosomal make up (and even less of an xy); neither, it seems, does the medical profession when determining whether a person is transgendered or not. That;s good enough for me, but not, it seems, for the legions of part-time cyber- geneticists out there who gleefully use their possession of a "fact" to reinforce their prejudice.

Man, 66, Discovers He Is A Woman After Visiting Doctor With Swollen Stomach

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK

A 66-year-old man who visited a doctor complaining of a swollen stomach was told he was actually a woman. The patient, who was raised as a male, w...

Perks Of Delayed Fatherhood? Your Children May Live Longer

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Men who have delayed fatherhood may finally have some good news, after a recent study suggests that children of older men may live longer as a result....