24 April 2022 - Angus Crawford
This week Mr Javid told MPs services in this area were too affirmative and narrow, and “bordering on ideological”.
He is now thought to be planning an overhaul of the Gender Identity Development Service (GIDS), which is run by the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust, with clinics in London and Leeds.
11 March 2022 - Claudia Allen
The review finds that there “has not been routine and consistent data collection” within the current specialist service, and its approach “has not been subjected to some of the normal quality controls that are typically applied when new or innovative treatments are introduced”.
2 April 2021 - Deborah Cohen and Hannah Barnes - BBC Newsnight
“The evidence for using puberty blocking drugs to treat young people struggling with their gender identity is “very low”, an official review has found.”
11 December 2020 - Hannah Barnes and Deborah Cohen
“All but one child treated for gender dysphoria with puberty-blocking drugs at a leading NHS clinic also received cross-sex hormones, a study has shown.”
1 December 2020 - NewsnightYoutube: Puberty blockers: Under-16s ‘unlikely’ to be able to give informed consent (13 min)
8 October 2020 - Alison Holt
1 October 2020 - Hannah BarnesYoutube: NHS child gender clinic: Staff concerns date back more than a decade - BBC Newsnight (9 min)
19 June 2020 - Hannah Barnes and Deborah CohenYoutube: NHS child gender clinic: Staff welfare concerns ‘shut down’ - BBC Newsnight (12 min)
6 March 2019 - Dr. Faye KirklandTrans Kids: Why Medicine Matters - 12 June 2019 - (28 min)