The “World Professional Association for Transgender Health” has lowered the recommended age for mutilating children in an effort to change their gender.
The organization has moved the recommended age for beginning hormones to “change genders” from 16 to just 14-years-old and the age for cutting healthy breasts off female children from 16 to 15.
They also recommend starting children as young as 8-years-old on puberty blockers.
“The blockers can weaken bones, and starting them too young in children assigned males at birth might impair sexual function in adulthood, although long-term evidence is lacking,” the Associated Press reports.
The organization acknowledged the risks associated with the treatments,