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Who to Confide in When Using An Egg Donor

An individual’s fertility issues are a private matter. Some people feel comfortable sharing all aspects of their fertility concerns. Other individuals chose to keep their fertility issues to themselves or to only share with a small group of trusted family and friends. There is no one right answer to deal with who you should tell […]

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4 Tips To Help You Cope After Having a Miscarriage

As many as one in five pregnancies end in miscarriage. Despite these numbers, pregnancy loss is not something that is often openly discussed. Because of this, many women feel as though they’re alone after having a miscarriage. Feeling isolated can make coping with miscarriages difficult. However, coming to terms with your pregnancy loss is possible. […]

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Are Children Conceived Via Egg Donation Allowed To Know Their Donors?

The decision to use donor eggs to conceive a child is not made lightly by intended parents. There are a number of considerations couples must go through, including of thinking of the future. Many couples contemplating using donor eggs wonder whether their future children can know their egg donor in the future should they be […]

Are Ovulation Tests Helpful For Tracking Fertility?

Tracking your fertility is one of the best ways to increase your monthly chance of getting pregnant. A woman is fertile for a short time every month. This is her ovulation window for timing sexual intercourse. Being able to track ovulation is important and over the counter ovulation test are very good tools to help […]

Why Are Some Countries Banning Surrogacy?

Pregnancy and child-bearing are emotionally fraught topics. When the process takes place between two individuals privately, much is at stake. Add another individual to the mix as a surrogate carrier, the situation is exponentially complicated. Because of these tangled issues the United States is quickly becoming one of very few countries allowing surrogate pregnancies. When […]

9/11 Residual Air Quality and Fertility Risks

It’s been 14 years since the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the United States in New York City and Washington D.C. Most of the damage to the air and environment has long since faded. However, people who were exposed to high levels of air pollution during the immediate post-9/11 period may still experience residual health effects […]

Surrogate Mother Requirements and Intended Parents’ Considerations

Surrogacy provides a way for couples to have a child that is biologically related to one or both partners. Surrogacy is an option for family planning when carrying a pregnancy is not an option for a woman. Despite becoming a more mainstream way to grow a family, many people are not fully aware of the […]

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How To Save For Fertility Treatment in 2017

Infertility can be extremely challenging financially. The best way to counteract the stress associated with the cost of treatment is to save as much as possible in addition to finding a payment option meeting your budget. National Tax Day in 2017 is a great day to start saving if you are planning on fertility treatments. […]

What Were The Most Popular Baby Names in 2016?

Naming a child can be a difficult decision. Some intended parents have ideas of baby names before their child is even conceived. Others have trouble narrowing down numerous choices of names. Most Popular Baby Names If you’re having trouble finding the right baby name for your child, our tips can help. There are a number of […]

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How To Experience The Best Winter Pregnancy

A winter pregnancy has unique challenges. Pregnant women have to stay warm without overheating, be cautious in treacherous ice and snow conditions, and be careful not to contract seasonal illnesses. The Team of Surrogacy Experts have helpful tips for making winter pregnancy a little bit easier. Winter Pregnancy Checklist Stay Warm With dropping temperatures outdoors, […]