It is not known whether there is a biological basis. Hormone replacement therapy for trans men induces beard growth and masculinizes skin, hair, voice, and fat distribution. Harassment and stigma— The LGBTQ community still faces considerable stigma based on over a century of being characterized as mentally ill, socially deviant and sexually predatory. The solution for GID is whatever will alleviate suffering and restore functionality; this solution often, but not always, consists of undergoing a gender transition.
Do not use the word "transvestite" at all, unless someone specifically self-identifies that way. In addition, the role of the transgender community in the history of LGBT rights is often overlooked, as shown in Transforming History. On June 19, Bill C , after having passed the legislative process in the House of Commons of Canada and the Senate of Canada , became law upon receiving Royal Assent which put it into immediate force.