Sunday Times addresses secrecy and shame that permeate lives of intersex people

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The Sunday Times (UK) covered the topic of intersexuality in its October 28 edition that addresses secrecy and shame that permeate lives of intersex people. "Beyond doubt... is the culture of shame that can surround the treatment of those with intersex conditions. Many doctors prefer to draw a veil of secrecy around the treatment they give to people with these conditions, on the grounds that discovering the truth would be too traumatic for the patient..." (read article...)