Zines by RAD Remedy!

RAD Remedy and radical illustrator Isabella Rotman are collaborating to release a series of health guides about self-exams, checkups, hormone options, and other topics related to trans and queer health and wellness.

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RAD Remedy provides a comprehensive and nationally-collaborative database intended to help connect trans, gender non-conforming, intersex, and queer folks to accurate, safe, respectful, and comprehensive care.

To find a provider in your area or to share your experience (good or bad) with a particular provider, see our database!

If a provider you've experienced isn't in our database, please use the provider submission form to share your experience.

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Introduction to Terms and Disclaimer

This contains an overall introduction to the terms used in RAD's zines.

In addition, while we've done our best to ensure that this content is as accurate and up-to-date as possible, medicine is constantly changing and the answers we have currently may be less than perfect for everyone. We encourage you to discuss medical issues with an up to date and knowledgeable clinician.

(Looking for a knowledgeable clinician? See our database!)

Issue 1: Self Exams and Check Ups

This issue covers:

  • Getting to Know Your Body
  • Self Breast Exams
  • Mammograms
  • Self Testicular Exams
  • Pap Smears and HPV
  • Prostate Exams
  • Checkups on Hormones
  • A Word on Self-Medding

License

Dr. RAD's Queer Health Show by RAD Remedy and Isabella Rotman is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.

About RAD Remedy

RAD Remedy is an organization focused on healthcare for trans, gender non-conforming, intersex & queer folks.

Our mission is to connect trans, gender non-conforming, intersex, and queer folks to accurate, safe, respectful, and comprehensive care in order to improve individual and community health.

Our main project is the RAD database, which is filled with community-reviewed providers. Have a comment, question, or suggestion for a zine topic? Let us know!

About Isabella Rotman

Isabella Rotman is a cartoonist and printmaker from Maine living and drawing in Chicago. Her art is usually about the ocean, mermaids, crushing loneliness, people in the woods, or sex.

Her blog is available at ThisMightHurt.tumblr.com.