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Posted on 2016-03-22 at 06:59:05

Understanding IVF Processes in Surrogacy – San Diego Fert Center 

Covers key terms and processes you should understand to help you make the right decisions about egg donors and surrogate preparation. What’s a blastocyst – when & why are they frozen? What is genetic counselling and who needs it? Twin rates, risk factors for prematurity,

Dr Said Daneshmand, San Diego Fertility Center, USA


Single Men

Planned single parenting used to be a trend only seen amongst single women using donor sperm. But in recent years, with the increasing popularity of surrogacy in Australia and abroad, more and more Single Men or Gay Males are opting to bring up children on their own. Surrogacy programs in countries without any surrogacy law […]

The global landscape is always changing. Below are some recent developments you should be aware of. *          In Australia and New Zealand, there are important changes to RTAC guidelines around embryo shipping. We are holding a session on this at the Conference.  *          On 12 May, the Northern Territory became Australia’s last jurisdiction to pass […]

Three Australian jurisdictions – NSW, ACT & Queensland – have laws criminalising overseas surrogacy. However like the long outdated provisions criminalising abortion in NSW, these are laws which have never been prosecuted. In fact even when the rare case has been referred to the Director of Public Prosecutions, they have declined to take action. There […]