Contrary to popular belief, the practice of surrogacy in Canada is legal, however as per the Assisted Human Reproduction Act passed in 2004, it is illegal for a surrogate mother or egg donor to be compensated for her services, except for the reimbursement of out of pocket expenses related to the pregnancy during the surrogacy process. [spacer height="10px"] What are the big differences between surrogacy in USA and Canada? [spacer height="10px"] Cost: The cost of surrogacy
If you are at a time in your life when becoming an egg donor is an option for you, you have a chance to forever change the lives of a family. [spacer height="10px"] The Egg Donors want to help Intended Parents for many reasons but the principal reason is to help loving, deserving people, who otherwise cannot have children, build their family.[spacer height="10px"] Egg Donation process, simply put, is a medical procedure by which a woman
As of the 1st of January 2017, the All Families are Equal Act in Ontario (Canada) will be in force. [spacer height="10px"] One of the concerns is the possibility for the surrogate mother to change her mind within seven days of the birth:"The surrogate provided written consent to give up her parental status both before conception and 7 days after the birth of the child." [spacer height="10px"] This kind of regulation is not totally new in
Surrogacy in USA or in Canada is not always an easy journey and sometimes a few tips can make that journey a bit easier.[spacer height="10px"] Surrogates want to help intendent parents with the dream of a baby and are honored to keep a lifelong connection if possible.  Being a surrogate mother is a challenging journey and there are some things that you might consider when building your relationship with your surrogate in Canada or the United States. They are: trust,
One of most common form of surrogacy is the gestational surrogacy. This is a type of surrogacy where the In Vitro Fertilization is used.[spacer height="10px"] What is IVF? This an assisted reproductive technology that manually fertilizes an egg with sperm in a laboratory dish and then transferring the embryo to the mother (or surrogate mother). With this kind of fertilization process, the surrogate mother does not have any genetic connection to the child. The success of
If you want to become a surragte mother or you are looking for a gestational carrier, there are different things that you need to pay attention to before you begin the process. One of these things is the Zika virus.[spacer height="10px"] Why  Zika virus? - Zika virus can be easily spread from mother to fetus during pregnancy. - The virus can lead to birth defects. - There is no vaccine or medication for the virus. You
The question how can I find a surrogate mother online is one that many couples ask and the answer is not simple if you are pursuing surrogacy in Canada or USA. You naturally want to find a surrogate that meets your high standards and your psychological, emotional and physical criteria. Everyone involved in the process deserves to be treated with equal sensitivity and respect.[spacer height="10px"] Obviously since both the surrogate mothers and the egg donors