by Sam Everingham
Posted on 2021-07-05 at 11:02:31
Becs and Alex have been together for 11 years, and started trying for a family around 7 years ago. After losing 11 babies through both natural conceptions and IVF they started their surrogacy journey in 2019 and became parents in October 2021. Cooper was born via their gestational surrogate in Whanganui after the second embryo transfer which took place in Hawaii, USA.
While Hong Kong, Bangkok and Sydney are popular destinations for Family Building and for a good quality IVF, increasing numbers need a surrogate and such services are harder to access. Yet a global audit of surrogacy agencies in 2018 showed China to be in the top three user nations of cross-border surrogacy globally. In the […]
______________________________________________________________________________ Preliminary studies from China show no evidence that if a surrogate was infected with Co-Vid-19 she would pass it on to the child she births. Additional Time Off Work for Your Surrogate Some intended parents may want their surrogate to take additional time off work or work from home. The former may incur significant […]
I am the Director of Growing Families and a dad via surrogacy and egg donation Its Sunday 24 October and I am in Sydney Australia on Day 9 of 14 days hotel quarantine. Why am I here you may ask? I’ve just returned from two weeks of face-to-face meetings with parents, surrogates, doctors, surrogacy professionals […]