Please refresh the page and retry. But although Ruby — in a Hello Kitty T-shirt, clutching a doll — looks like any seven-year-old girl, two years ago the same scene would have shown Rudy, a five-year-old boy. But they are adults. For Kathryn, it was obvious early on that Rudy was not like his elder brother. The clinic advised that Rudy should start to make his own choices and, specifically, recommended that he was allowed to pick an item of clothing. Her son Tom, 17, is female-to-male transgender.
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While family snaps show the tot in a Liverpool football kit, Jeneen says her toddler, born a boy, soon sensed he should be living life as a girl. And last year, at the age of seven, her wish came true when her name was officially changed by deed poll — to Luna. Today her proud mum opens her heart on the life-changing events and defies critics who believe her decision to let Luna choose her gender was premature. I brushed it off as a phase and told her to stop being silly. On her fifth birthday she spent the day at Disneyland Paris in a dress.
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A DAD who claims his ex-wife is forcing their seven-year-old son to "transition into a girl" has been denied sole custody of the youngster. Jeff Younger, from Texas, US, has accused his ex-wife Anne Georgulas of "sexually abusing" their child, who was born James, and who now dresses as a girl and is called Luna by her peers. Younger says his ex-wife had been forcibly painting the child's nails and insisting she wear dresses, adding that when "Luna" is at his house, she dons boys clothes and is called by her birth name. He added that he believes his ex manipulates their youngster by saying: "Monsters only eat boys.
This year, I decided to interview her about what it was like to proudly raise me, a transgender child. A : The second you were born. As soon as they pulled you out, the room went very quiet and all noises sounded gargled, as if I was underwater.