The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System will soon become the fourth in the country with special clinic hours for transgender veterans, those who were born male but identify as female, or vice versa.The VA now routinely provide treatments such as hormone therapy, mental-health care and pre- and post-operative care for sex-change surgery.
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