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I am a consumer activist, and my first-hand transition experiences and work in the field of advertising give me some specific insights into consumer issues for people considering gender transition.

The answers in this document are collected from a variety of sources. Despite the authoritative tone of this document, it is presented for educational interest only, not direct advice. It contains opinions, sweeping generalizations, and possibly errors or omissions that could be potentially misleading. I am not a medical, legal, or financial expert, and any information or advice presented here should be verified with a professional in those fields. I make no claim or warranty as to the suitability of the information herein for application to any particular individual. YOU, the reader, take sole responsibility for interpretation and application of this information. Form your own opinions by doing your own research.

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