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Northern Ireland will end the permanent ban on male donors who've had sex with men.

June 04 2016 8:01 PM

Sam Riley says he's looking forward to being a "complete" man.

June 03 2016 12:09 AM

Activists have long lobbied for such surgery to be included in the health care provided by the Veterans Administration.

June 02 2016 9:31 PM Updated