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Gender Transition: Bruce Jenner now To Be known As Caitlyn

Posted: Jun 2, 2015 at 1:00 am   /   by   /   comments (0)

Following his revelation in April this year that he is a trans-woman aside dealing with gender dysphoria since his youth, popular actor of the Keeping Up With The Kardashins fame, Bruce Jenner is now a woman.

Jenner who appeared on the cover of ‘The Vanity Fair’ yesterday online with the title, ‘Call me Caitlyn’ began a physical transition in the 1980s with hormone replacement therapy, but quit after meeting Kris Kardashian in the early 1990s who he later married in 1991. They have two daughters-Kendall and Kylie.

Bruce Jenner

Bruce Jenner

Wikipedia added thus: ‘While she has undergone some cosmetic surgery as part of transitioning, she has not ruled out gender reassignment surgery, and feels life as a woman is primarily a matter of mental state and lifestyle. She said she has never been attracted to men and has always been heterosexual, but currently identifies as ‘asexual.’

It added that Jenner has released a new verified Twitter handle, @Caitlyn_Jenner, tweeting the cover and the message, “I’m so happy after such a long struggle to be living my true self. Welcome to the world Caitlyn. Can’t wait for you to get to know her/me.”