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Cass Report ‘watershed moment’ for children's gender care

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Report finds children have been let down by NHS care and have been receiving treatment that’s not based on evidence. Dr Hilary Cass calls for long-term research into use of hormone treatments. How Dr Cass received abuse from both sides during the review. Our Health Reporter Daniel Keane explains the Cass Report’s key recommendations for the NHS. In this episode:


  • Why was the Cass Report commissioned?
  • The need for more research & studies into gender care
  • Report highlights a need to ‘dial down’ anger in gender debate, and put children first
  • How soon will the NHS implement the report’s recommendations?


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