Will

Will

Will is a straight transgender man. He and his wife have two young children. Will is an accomplished academic researcher who holds a PhD and is a clinical trial planning analyst with a global biopharmaceutical corporation.

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Myths vs Facts

All transgender people are either gay or lesbian.

Myth

All transgender people are either gay or lesbian.

Transgender people have the same range of sexual orientations that other people have. Transgender people can be straight, gay, bisexual or some other sexual identity.

Learn more about people who are transgender. 

Sexual identity and gender identity are basically the same thing.

Myth

Sexual identity and gender identity are basically the same thing.

Your gender identity does not determine who you’re emotionally or sexually attracted to.

Learn more about gender identity.

Everyone is born distinctly male or female.

Myth

Everyone is born distinctly male or female.

In reality not everyone is born male or female. Some people are born intersex ---- they have physical characteristics that don’t fit easily into either category. 

Learn more about what it means to be intersex.