When Jay Thomas, 33, decided he wanted to get pregnant in , he spoke to his physician. Thomas, a cook who lives in Louisville, Kentucky, explained to his doctor that he and his wife, Jamie Brewster, 33, a bank employee, are both transgender, and that he had been on testosterone for more than two years. The physician said Thomas had likely gone through early menopause, and that if they were able to conceive at all, he would have to go off the hormone for at least 18 months. One of the most persistent myths transgender men and nonbinary people hear from doctors is that testosterone has sterilized them, experts say. While testosterone generally blocks ovulation, trans men can get pregnant while taking it, particularly if they are not taking it regularly. There is no data on how many transgender men and nonbinary people give birth in the United States each year, because medical systems track them as female, but experts believe the numbers are likely higher than many would expect.
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Colby has been with his wife for six years. He met his wife when he was in college. Others suggest fears surrounding the safety of the fetus may prevent some men from initiating sex. Another study, published in the American Journal of Human Biology , found that expectant fathers experience drops in testosterone — the hormone most closely associated with male sex drive.