What is it like to become a mother in your late fifties or to have triplets? Do "open donor" kids really get to know the donor’s identity at age 18? What's in a surrogacy contract? What happens when an anonymous donor tries to alert offspring to a newly-discovered
When I first started writing about donor conceived people almost two decades ago, most of the stories were about searching. Now, so very many are about…
In the old days, IVF clinics just eyeballed an embryo and picked the one that looked best. Then along came testing. For a fee, an embryo could be biops…
Three academics studied surrogacy in three different parts of the world: the state of California in the US, the metropolis of St Petersburg in Russia a…
Three people stand before you. One had a biological parent die before they were born. A second had a biological parent abscond before they were born. A…
Donor gametes increase the risk of preeclampsia. The connection between assisted reproduction and preeclampsia, a dangerous medical condition that some…
A UK fertility clinic will soon offer treatment at cost. Could this be the start of a sea change? Somehow we've just gotten used to fertility care bein…
A lesbian couple asked an acquaintance to be a sperm donor. Now he gets "parenting time" every fourth weekend. 10 minute read All the names in this sto…
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