I still remember the date of my first Estrodiol pill — April 12, 2011. It was some time ago now, but I will always remember it like it was yesterday. I remember it was a Tuesday, because I went to my support group that night and announced the event, to great applause. The woman sitting next to me whispered, “Welcome to puberty.” She was right, but I wouldn’t trade that 2nd puberty for anything in the world,


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