Tuesday, September 10, 2013
German man becomes first in Europe to have a baby(photo)
A transgender man is the first in Europe to give birth to a baby after becoming pregnant through a sperm donor.
The unidentified man, who was born a woman, delivered the baby boy at home with a midwife in the poor Neukoellin district of Berlin.He insisted on a home birth because he to be listed as the mother on any hospital documents - a legal requirement of in Germany.
The father, who maintained the reproductive organs of a woman, has been taking therapies for years to switch sexes.