Heather Dubrow slams critics claiming she’s using her transgender child to “stay relevant.”

Dubrow recently announced her child’s transition on Instagram, saying they now go by Ace.

The news was criticized by many who felt it was a plot by Dubrow to remain relevant on “RHOC.”

In her podcast episode, Dubrow denied the claims, saying she would never exploit her child.

She noted that she shared the announcement to protect her child.

She also hinted that external factors influenced the family’s decision to make the news public.

Dubrow has always been an outspoken LGBTQ+ ally.

In 2020, her son Max came out as bisexual and her daughter Kat lesbian

The reality star hopes to encourage discussion around gender and sexuality.