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NURS222: Pharmacology: Puberty Suppression

This course guide has links to resources for the online discussion posts and in class discussions.

Videos

Boston Children's Hospital. Gender Multispecialty Service. February 9, 2021 (Video: 3.31 minutes)

Amaze.org. Puberty and Transgender Youth. June 6, 2019 (Video: 1.52 minutes)
This video defines the concept of being transgender and encourages talking to a parent, doctor, or therapist about feelings of anxiety or confusion about gender. It also defines puberty blockers and explains the role of an endocrinologist in prescribing puberty blockers. The video explains that puberty blockers are temporary, so if you stop using puberty blockers the physical changes of puberty will begin.

Nebraska Medicine. Transgender Care.