A transgender man who is six months pregnant said in an interview aired by Oprah Winfrey on Thursday, that he always wanted to have a child, and considers it a miracle.
'Parental roles will not change'
Nancy, to whom he has been married for five years and who has two grown daughters by a previous marriage, also appeared on the show, saying the couple's roles will not change once the baby is born.
Pregnancy normal and baby healthy
His obstetrician, Dr Kimberly James, who practices in the Oregon town, told Winfrey, "This is a normal pregnancy." She said Beatie stopped taking testosterone two years ago and his levels of the hormone are normal.
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