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Gender ID removed at Colorado children’s hospital to make kids ‘feel comfortable’

Children’s Hospital Colorado will no longer identify patients as male or female on hospital wristbands. The move is intended to make “everyone who walks through our doors to feel comfortable and at home.”
Children’s Hospital Colorado will no longer identify patients as male or female on hospital wristbands. The move is intended to make “everyone who walks through our doors to feel comfortable and at home.” Twitter/Children's Hospital Colorado

The move lit up debate on the hospital’s social media accounts, where critics are drowning out support for the move.

“Awful ... another crazy liberal decision ... .you all need your brains examined. it’s a mental issue!” wrote one woman on the hospital’s Facebook page.

“This is embarrassing for your institution,” tweeted another critic.

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