Chelsea Attonley says she is fed up and wants taxpayers to fund surgery to reverse breast and gender reassignment surgery so she can become a man again. Chelsea Attonley, 30, who was born a boy called Matthew want taxpayers to foot the bill moaning that being a woman is too "exhausting. After struggled with her identity while growing up and he became a drag queen called Miss Malibu. But then Chelsea — who mimicked Katie aka Jordan's style by wearing a blonde wig, miniskirts and stilettos — had a chance meeting with the lads' mag favourite in a nightclub in
By Sue Reid for the Daily Mail. When she opens the front door of her neat house in a quiet English village, I am greeted by a trim blonde with feminine hands and a perfect complexion. I was born male and it has taken me years to accept the truth that I am biologically still a man, whatever female hormones I swallow and whatever bits have been cut off me. I want to warn them that a man can never become a real woman, or vice versa. They are being oversold an impossible dream.
Transsexual people experience a gender identity that is inconsistent with, or not culturally associated with, their assigned sex and desire to permanently transition to the gender with which they identify, usually seeking medical assistance including hormone replacement therapy and other sex reassignment therapies to help them align their body with their identified sex or gender. Transsexual is a subset of transgender ,    but some transsexual people reject the label of transgender. Norman Haire reported that in ,  Dora R of Germany began a surgical transition, under the care of Magnus Hirschfeld , which ended in with a successful genital reassignment surgery. In , Hirschfeld supervised the second genital reassignment surgery to be reported in detail in a peer-reviewed journal, that of Lili Elbe of Denmark. In , Hirschfeld introduced the German term "Transsexualismus",  after which David Oliver Cauldwell introduced "transsexualism" and "transsexual" to English in and
Transgender people have a gender identity or gender expression that differs from their sex assigned at birth. Being transgender is independent of sexual orientation. The term transgender is also distinguished from intersex , a term that describes people born with physical sex characteristics "that do not fit typical binary notions of male or female bodies". The degree to which individuals feel genuine, authentic, and comfortable within their external appearance and accept their genuine identity has been called transgender congruence. Many transgender people face discrimination in the workplace  and in accessing public accommodations  and healthcare. Psychiatrist John F. Oliven of Columbia University coined the term transgender in his reference work Sexual Hygiene and Pathology , writing that the term which had previously been used, transsexualism , "is misleading; actually, 'transgenderism' is meant, because sexuality is not a major factor in primary transvestism. By , the concept of a "transgender community" had developed, in which transgender was used as an umbrella term. Between the mids and the early s, the primary terms used under the transgender umbrella were "female to male" FtM for men who transitioned from female to male, and "male to female" MtF for women who transitioned from male to female. These terms have now been superseded by " trans man " and " trans woman ", respectively, and the terms "trans-masculine" or "trans-feminine" are increasingly in use.