Thursday night in an in-depth look at the struggle transgender children go through and push in St. Louis to get medical treatment for them at an early age.
Will Copeland is a 17-year-old high school senior. When he was 12, he was one of the first in St. Louis to receive hormone blockers to prevent him from going through puberty. But, Will was actually born a female named Grace. You would never know that by looking at him. The number of children getting medical treatment in St. Louis had dramatically increased in the last couple of years.
Tonight at 9 p.m., find out why Will decided to come out and talk about his gender publicly, then at 10 p.m. we'll explore this groundbreaking medical treatment for transgender children that's putting the breaks on puberty.