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A study of Swedes estimated a ratio of 1. In light of these injustices, it is important that civil rights and protections are extended to all transgender people equally, regardless of their medical histories. Psychologist Rachel Ann Heath writes, "The terms homosexual and heterosexual are awkward, especially when the former is used with, or instead of, gay and lesbian.
An umbrella term that describes people whose gender identity or gender expression differs from expectations associated with the sex assigned to them at birth.