Nature sometimes jokes very cruelly over people. However, with the development of medicine, a new way to solve the problem has appeared.
Now doctors are helping to surgically change sex. Surprisingly, not all of them needed doctors for gender reassignment, some just need therapy.
Balian Bushbaum. In 1980, a girl, Ivanna Bushbaum, was born, who had a difficult fate. Growing up, she took up pole vaulting. In Ivanna's career there was the European Championship among juniors, performance at the Olympics, silver and bronze of the European Championships. However, injuries ended his career in 2007. Then Yvonne decided to change her gender. Therapy began, and a year later an operation was performed, as a result of which a man, Balian, was born. The name was taken from the forge from the movie "Kingdom of Heaven".
Buck Angel. This man is a very influential character in the society of people of non-traditional sexual orientation and transsexuals. Buck is actively involved in the porn industry. In 2007, he even won the Adult Video News Award for Best Artist of the Year. But the man is quite versatile. He also acts as a lawyer, lecturer, writer and educator. Buck is now launching his own production company. Angel said that since childhood he grew up as a tomboy. Unaware of the existence of treatments for gender dysphoria, he suffered, drank, and took drugs. Working as a professional model did not help to distract myself either. But in the porn industry, Buck was able to realize himself. His ambivalent nature allowed a new genre in gay video to emerge, and transsexuals appeared there. After all, Angel never did genital replacement surgery.
Lauren Cameron. This American woman is a well-known activist, photographer, and writer. Lauren does not hide the fact that he is a transsexual. Moreover, he works a lot on the creation of self-portraits and simply portraits of the bodies of other people like her. Cameron at one time described in some detail the physiology of his transition from woman to man. Lauren with her photographs makes it possible to examine the bodies of transsexuals. This allows outsiders to make sure that there is nothing wrong with this. Lauren was born in California in 1959. At 16, Cameron realized that she liked women. But this met with animosity in a small town. In 1979, Lauren moved to San Francisco, where over time he became dissatisfied with his own female body. There Cameron became interested in photography, which found critical acclaim.
Ian Harvey. This American has chosen a career as a comedian. And Jan uses his transsexuality as material for his own shows. People of non-traditional sexual orientation are often invited in his performances, including Margaret Cho. From an early age, Yang realized that he wanted to be a man. But only at the age of 32 he was able to completely transform. He began his career in stand-up comedy shows in 2002. Then Harvey created his own show, and from 2006 to 2009 he toured the world. Since 2009, Jan began a solo career, he plays in the theater, acts in films.
Lucas Silveira. This man was born in Canada. Then he was given the name Lilia Silveira. He went down in history as the first openly transsexual, with a rock group whose major label signed a contract. Lucas sings, plays guitar and writes songs for "Cliks" and has recently released a solo album. Lucas felt the desire for the other sex already at the age of three. Later he asked his mother to buy him a penis, like his brothers. It took years to suppress his true identity. At the age of 17, Lucas decided to become a lesbian to ease the pain. But over time, Silveira decided on radical surgical measures. Since time, the singer has agreed to hormone therapy, which can change his voice.
Rocco Kayatos. American hip-hop rapper Catastrophe is also a producer. This is the first openly transgender hip-hop performance. He was born in 1980. The girl grew up strange, disrupting lessons. That all changed with the rap-reading competition that Rocco won at 17. Rocco's work is aimed at showing the place of the transsexual in modern society. It raises sensitive issues of self-esteem, gender identity, personal space. The singer, with the help of his parents, made a series of operations for himself, removing the now unnecessary breast. Rocco became the hero of many shows, documentaries. Since 2009, he and a friend have been publishing the first magazine for transsexuals.
Thomas Beaty. The name of this resident of Arizona has spread all over the world not so long ago. After all, this was the first man to become pregnant. Beaty was born in Hawaii in 1974. However, until the age of 25, it was a woman. Upon reaching this age, Thomas began to take hormones. This gave him facial hair, a rough voice and genital mutilation. In 2002, Beaty underwent a mastectomy and legally became a man. But he decided to leave the female genitals. After all, Thomas's wife, Nancy, could not get pregnant. Then Biti himself decided to act as a mother, an unknown donor was called to help. As a result, Thomas was able to give birth to three children, after which he returned to his previous hormone therapy. The drugs have enlarged his clitoris so much that he can now have sex with his wife. That story thundered all over the world. But due to customer prejudice, Beaty's business collapsed. Now the family, in addition to fame, also has huge debts.
Ryan Sallance. The girl's original name was Kimberly Ann Salans. She was born in 1979. Since 1999 Ryan has lectured on nutrition and healthy living. Today he is an activist of the sex minority movement. Ryan is a public speaker, having traveled extensively around the country and advocating for the rights of others like him. Sallance also advocates for changes in the health care system. The process of transition from woman to man stretched over several years, ending in 2005. At the same time, the floor was changed legally. Sallance has been on Larry King's show, has given numerous interviews about his gender transition and has written a book about it.
Andreas Krieger. The girl was born in 1966. Glory came to Heidi Krieger in athletics. An athlete from the GDR, starting from adolescence, began to take anabolics as prescribed by the team's doctors. In 1986, Heidi won the Continental Championship. And the girl's appearance is becoming more masculine. However, injuries did not allow Krieger to be realized in sports. She ended her career in 1990. Gradually, Heidi realized that she felt like a man. In 1997, she underwent a sex reassignment operation, having also changed her documents. This is how Andreas Krieger was born. He is married with a daughter and runs a small shop in Magdeburg. The transsexual has testified against the team's doping leadership. In honor of the history of Krieger, there was a medal named after her, awarded for the fight against the use of illegal drugs in sports. Andreas himself declares that he does not regret that he once took anabolic steroids. After all, this way he was able to understand better his essence.
Chaz Bono. Famous American performers Sonny and Cher, who performed as a duet, had a daughter, Chastity Bono. She was born in 1969. Already at the age of 13, the girl realized that she did not like boys, but her girlfriends. The tabloid press talked about Bono's lesbian inclinations, until she herself openly declared this at 25 years old. From 2008 to 2010, a woman went her way to a man. As a result, both gender and name were legally changed. Now Chaz is engaged in a musical career, writes articles and books, acts as an activist in the organization of sexual minorities, starred in documentaries. Now Chaz Bono is absolutely happy.