Azerbaijan Thalassemia Center and BGI Partner to Improve Thalassemia Screening in Azerbaijan

day 6The tenth In September 2022, the Azerbaijan Thalassemia Center and BGI held a virtual signing ceremony for the conclusion of a cooperation agreement. The partnership aims to improve thalassemia screening in Azerbaijan through genetic technology. In early 2021, on the occasion of the Declaration of “Prevention and Control of Global Hemoglobinopathies”, the BGI Poverty … Read more

Medical coding creates barriers to care for transgender patients

Last year, Tim Chevalier received his first refusal from his insurance company for the hair removal he needed as part of his penis aesthetics, the penis creation. Electrolysis is a common procedure among transgender people like Chevalier, a software developer in Oakland, California. In some cases, it is used to remove unwanted hair from the … Read more