What role does a Gestational Surrogacy Agency play?

If you have made the decision to pursue surrogacy, you’re likely contemplating working with a surrogacy agency. Before legally committing to any Gestational Surrogacy Agency, it helps to know what their roles and responsibilities towards you are. A surrogacy agency is required to do more for you than match you with a surrogate. They must… Continue reading What role does a Gestational Surrogacy Agency play?

DO WEIGHT AND LIFESTYLE AFFECT A COUPLES’ CHANCES OF CONCEIVING

If you and your partner are trying to have a baby, know that your weight and lifestyle can influence your chances of successfully conceiving. How does being overweight affect fertility? Determining whether you are only slightly overweight or obese requires a calculation of your body mass index. A BMI between 18.5 and 24.9 is normal.… Continue reading DO WEIGHT AND LIFESTYLE AFFECT A COUPLES’ CHANCES OF CONCEIVING

WHAT TO EXPECT AT YOUR FIRST FERTILITY APPOINTMENT?

Scheduling your first infertility appointment is a difficult task. It requires a lot of inner strength and determination to accept that something within you isn’t working as it should and that you’d be willing to discover what it is so that the matter can be resolved. Chances are you’re experiencing an entire rainbow of emotions.… Continue reading WHAT TO EXPECT AT YOUR FIRST FERTILITY APPOINTMENT?

THE DRAWBACKS OF INDEPENDENT SURROGACY

Surrogacy is a multifaceted network of ethical, legal and practical decisions. It is a life-changing journey that results in the formation of a family. What makes surrogacy different from conventional family planning is that it organizes extra steps to guard everyone who agrees in the arrangement. In surrogacy, each person plays a vital role; a… Continue reading THE DRAWBACKS OF INDEPENDENT SURROGACY

How to choose a Surrogate Mother?

A surrogate mother is someone who gives birth to a baby for another mother, using either her own fertilized egg or from the intended parents or from another woman altogether. The ideal requirements to keep in mind when selecting a surrogate mother are: Minimum age of 21 years Has previously given birth to a healthy… Continue reading How to choose a Surrogate Mother?

Surrogacy: Guide to Understanding your Options

For many couples, starting a family marks a special stage in their lives. However, there are some couples who for some reason or another are unable to have children. Thankfully, there is one option that is making parenting dreams come true for many couples and that is surrogacy. What is surrogacy? This is a process… Continue reading Surrogacy: Guide to Understanding your Options

How Does the Egg Donation Process Work?

Whether you are interested in using an egg donor for reproductive assistance or you would like to become an egg donor, you are probably wondering about how does the egg donation process work? In egg donation, a female with viable eggs will donate her oocytes to an accredited fertility center. A fertility specialist will extract… Continue reading How Does the Egg Donation Process Work?