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In Vitro Fertilization Explained

September 20, 2019

\In vitro fertilization (IVF) is the most common type of assisted reproductive technology (ART). Intended parents use IVF when infertility prevents them from conceiving a child, and intended parents also use IVF to fertilize an embryo for surrogacy. During IVF, a woman’s eggs are extracted from her uterus and placed in a laboratory dish with …

How Do You Find a Surrogate Mother?

August 14, 2019

If you are an intended parent considering surrogacy, one of the most difficult parts of your decision can be choosing the right surrogate mother to help bring your child into the world. Your surrogate mother will become a part of your family for a period of time, and you must trust this person completely. When …

Are There Risks to Being a Surrogate Mother?

July 18, 2019

Becoming a surrogate mother is a brave and rewarding experience. You will be giving a couple an invaluable gift by offering to carry their baby, and while there are many benefits to being a surrogate, carrying a child can understandably come with various risks in any context. Not only does surrogacy come with similar risks …