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Thomas Beatie Is A Pregnant Man

by | 26th, March 2008

thomas-beatie-pregnant-man.jpg THOMAS Beatie is a transman.

He is legally male, and has a wife called Nancy . He’s 22 weeks pregnant.

Eight years after having his last menstrual cycle he stopped taking bimonthly testosterone injections and his body regulated itself so that he was able to conceive.

Says Beatie:

“Despite the fact that my belly is growing with a new life inside me, I am stable and confident being the man that I am. In a technical sense I see myself as my own surrogate, though my gender identity as male is constant. To Nancy , I am her husband carrying our child I am so lucky to have such a loving, supportive wife. I will be my daughter’s father,

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