Category Sexual Health
Banning of Gender-Affirming Care for Minors in Tennessee
March 16, 2023 · by impact ethics · in Canada, Community, LGBTQ2, LGBTQI, Mental Health, Paediatric, Sexual Health, Sexuality, Social Justice
Shyanne Dougherty analyzes the poor justification and harmful impact of the new law against gender-affirming care in Tennessee.
Intersex Awareness Day: Combating Interphobia
October 20, 2022 · by impact ethics · in Assisted Reproduction, Community, Disability, Fertility Preservation, Inclusivity, Law & Policy, LGBTQ2, LGBTQI, Privacy and Trust, Queer Studies, Reproduction, Sexual Health, Sexuality, Social Justice, vulnerability
Celeste E. Orr shows how queerphobia, ableism, and racism have sustained systemic discrimination against intersex individuals.
Canada can respond to U.S. bans by improving access to abortion care
June 29, 2022 · by impact ethics · in Canada, Canadian Bioethics, Community, Global solidarity, Law & Policy, Public Health, Reproduction, Sexual Health, Social Justice, women · Leave a comment
Martha Paynter outlines the abortion access situation in Canada and shows how it can be improved.
Responding to Indigenous Women’s Stories of Reproductive Coercion
June 20, 2022 · by impact ethics · in Assisted Reproduction, Canadian Bioethics, Fertility Preservation, Genetic Technologies, Health Research, Inclusivity, Indigenous Health, Law & Policy, LGBTQI, Queer Studies, Sexual Health, Social Justice, women · Leave a comment
Holly McKenzie and her colleagues argue for broader public conversations and institutional responses to reproductive coercion.
How to Think Better About Intersex Pediatric Surgery
June 14, 2022 · by impact ethics · in Assisted Reproduction, Community, Fertility Preservation, Law & Policy, LGBTQ2, LGBTQI, Paediatric, Patient-Oriented Research, Privacy and Trust, Queer Studies, Sexual Health, Sexuality, Social Justice, vulnerability
Rashad Rehman calls for the bioethical community to help contribute conceptual clarity to the debate about the ethics of intersex pediatric surgery.