by Sam everingham
Posted on 2018-01-08 at 23:48:13
Hilary & her husband have a 12 year old boy that Hillary birthed naturally. Nine years ago at the age of 27,with a two year old son, Hillary she was diagnosed with cervical cancer that spread. After a hysterectomy, chemotherapy and radiation carrying another child was out of the question. The couple attempted surrogacy in Nepal, but attempts with their last remaining embryos were unsuccessful. Finally, Hillary’s cousin offered to donate her eggs and they signed with a Canadian agency in Feb 2016 who matched them with a surrogate in Edmonton Alberta within four weeks. A successful transfer occured in Feb 2017 and little Leo was born in November 2017.
Inspiring StoriesTotally inspiring stories abound in the Australian surrogacy & donor communities about the journeys taken by intended parents and the surrogates who assist them in the Aussie October Seminar series may sell out. For me, there is huge joy in being able to help hopeful singles and couples to create family. Some of them […]
The issue of COVID-19 vaccine administration in pregnancy is a really contentious topic. Various professional organizations have offered guidance that has ranged from a strong endorsement of receiving vaccination to a more cautious stance. Evidence is showing that pregnant women are a high-risk category. What this means is if surrogates contract Covid and this develops […]
Surrogacy is regulated in most Australian states & territories. This means there is no uniform law nationally. Currently, there are no surrogacy laws in the northern territory, Victoria and South Australia have progressed significant reforms recently. Commercial surrogacy is illegal in Australia Only Altruistic surrogacy is permitted and the intended parents have to cover all […]