Actress and model called out for championing puberty blockers for trans kids, claiming ‘loads of girls' were on them in the 1990s

Posted On: May 12, 2021   |   Posted By: RT

Actress and model called out for championing puberty blockers for trans kids, claiming ‘loads of girls' were on them in the 1990s

Actress and model Jameela Jamil has tweeted in support of giving controversial puberty blockers to trans kids, claiming she knew “loads” of girls in school who took them. Her story was swiftly deemed BS.
Until transgender issues entered mainstream discussion in recent years, few readers had likely heard of “puberty blockers,” drugs sometimes administered off-label to transgender children to buy them time to decide their preferred gender. Mired in political controversy , the drugs' use in transgender medicine has not been extensively studied, but at least some severe side effects, including brittle bones and malformed genitals , have been reported.
Jameela Jamil is all in favor of these drugs. “Puberty blockers are not permanent,” the actress, model, and former BBC presenter tweeted on Wednesday. “Loads of girls at my school were on them for very early heavy periods. This was in the 90s. I don't remember hearing the outcry about how dangerous and evil they were then.”
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