An interesting thought from Alwyn Cosgrove

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  1. MaineSucks

    MaineSucks OT Supporter

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    in regards to HRT scripts...



    What’s weird is that a “transsexual” male, once approved psychologically can take feminizing drugs to make him into a woman. But a man can’t take drugs to make him more of a man! What an ass backward world we live in.





    Never thought of it that way
     
  2. Genghis.Tron

    Genghis.Tron New Member

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    Yeah, that's an interesting way of viewing things. HRT done intelligently can be quite safe, maybe when I'll be 225-250 lbs (@ 6'5") I'll give it a try.
     
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    just do your own hrt.
     
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    I'll prolly be an hrt lifer before age 30....
     
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    Elfling New Member

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    That is actually a good point. How come it's acceptable to want to be something other than what you were born with in some cases but not in others?
     
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    watagatapitusberry OT Supporter

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    i came in here to disagree, but that's a pretty valid point
     
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    michael WELCOME TO THE GUNSHINE STATE

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    I'm coming clean with you guys.. I'm really on estrogen :hs:
     
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    TZ Easy on the cocoa, granddad OT Supporter

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    hormone replacement therapy...right?

    I don't really understand what you guys are talking about. :sadwavey:
     
  9. MaineSucks

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    hrt = prescription testosterone
     
  10. N-Word-Jim

    N-Word-Jim Cure for boredom

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    that would explain the progress pics :mamoru:










































    :love:
     
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    LancerV Something Happened OT Supporter

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    Wasnt mike at like 700-900, and timber was at like 200ish
     
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    LancerV Something Happened OT Supporter

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    No hes not, but Im saying mikes testerone is way higher than timbers. And 700-900 isnt exactly a normal range
     
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    Yep. Basically, it's for people with low test levels to get it to "normal" levels (but the definition of "normal" varies greatly since the numbers are in such a big range). People who want to have a sex change certainly aren't getting a "normal" level for their sex and the idea is that since they can do it, why is it illegal for someone to get some legally if they want to "help" their gains. I think it's a valid point and maybe HRT will be a valid cure for body dismorphia :bowdown:
     
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    LOL @ "More of a Man"
     
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    TZ Easy on the cocoa, granddad OT Supporter

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    gotcha
     
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    Also, women can take estrogen for birth control, but men can't take testosterone??? WTF??
     
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    this is the way i think of it more often than the hormones to become women...

    its pretty backwards logic imo
     
  18. Formz

    Formz vr6dub can't cook chicken OT Supporter

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    This whole thread made me :eek3:

    I never thought of it.
     
  19. Huge Evil Robot

    Huge Evil Robot Must not sleep, must warn others

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    actually, im pretty sure that the forthcoming male birth control pill is testosterone based. In for getting swole and hitting it raw dog :cool:
     
  20. JeremyD

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    I do know a couple people on HRT. Dosage perscribed will depend on alot of things.

    One of my buddies total test is at like 1800 ng/dl with one shot of cyp a week and a transdermal test cream. Bastards insurance covers 95% if that too.
     
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    It's test + progestins, from what I know :o so it's going to suck. Take it from female experience: you don't want any more damn progesterone than you already have.
     
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