Here’s an article on the importance of having a legal agreement between the intended parent and sperm donor. In this case, a woman who conceived using the sperm of an ex-boyfriend, and who successfully claimed paternity after the woman passed away.
Here is a very thought-provoking article about the use of assisted reproductive technology that might challenge our commonly held perceptions of procreation and family structure.
Study Tracks Older Moms Using Donor Eggs: An American Journal of Perinatology article, coauthored by Dr. Mark Sauer of Columbia University, showed that older moms who conceive using donor eggs are not at increased risk of complications compared to younger moms who have similarly used IVF.
Canada’s Infertility Rates Rising – If you are dealing with infertility, you are not alone. A study appearing in Human Reproduction found that up to 16% of heterosexual couples, where the woman is age 18 to 44, are experiencing infertility. The study, however, does not speak to the genesis of the problem.
Surrogacy as a family option is getting a lot of press, both print and on-line media. We will be using this blog to showcase issues of interest, offering both commentary and curation on articles as they occur.
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