I want to cut off my breasts!

Question asked by Laura (21 years old homosexual from United States of America, United States of America)

Question answered on 10 March 2010 by

Sorted in Misconceptions & Clichés, Uncomfortable in my skin, Questions

I hate my breasts and I don’t know what to do about it. I think a lot about cutting them off. I don’t like the way shirts look on me because of them. Also I don’t like being female and cringe when I hear people refer to me as she or by my first name. I wear baggy clothes and have short hair so strangers frequently assume I’m a boy until I tell them my name. Most people don’t understand my problem and make fun of me for dressing/ acting like a boy. This makes things difficult at work. Also I’m gay and worried that girls won’t find me attractive anymore if I decide to cut my breasts off. Please help.

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Kate is currently completing a Psychology degree at the University of Ottawa. She also volunteers at the Pride Centre of the University of Ottawa.

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