by Sam everingham
Posted on 2017-03-22 at 21:16:30
Daniela & her husband attended an FTS seminar in November 2015 and after hearing from several speakers decided surrogacy with Lotus in Ukraine was a completely achievable route to realising a family. Pregnancy and using Daniela’s own eggs was not an option as Daniela has a history of breast cancer. Hence they knew little about the IVF process. But just two and a half months later they were in Kiev meeting their surrogate and it was all systems go ! Their surrogate become pregnant on the first transfer, and they welcomed a beautiful baby daughter with the help of Lotus Surrogacy in December 2016 in Kiev.
For many couples who have experienced medical complications in pregnancy, including the heartbreak of late miscarriage or still-birth, working with a surrogate to create their family becomes the best way forward. However surrogacy arrangements can be complicated emotionally and logistically. Our information days profile surrogates, egg donors and parents who have gone down this route. […]
Lawyer, Stewart Dalley of D&S Law, has both lived and professional experience of surrogacy, having represented several people with their surrogacy journeys (domestically and internationally) as well as having three children of his own through surrogacy. Stewart is considered an expert in the field of the laws related to human assisted reproduction, including surrogacy, sperm, […]
As Australia’s 11th consumer conference on family building options approaches on 18-19 June in Sydney, Growing Families director Sam Everingham profiles one of the many woman who struggled with repeated miscarriages over more than a decade, before turning with her partner to a US surrogacy program using donor eggs and sperm from her partner’s brother. […]