Sometimes it takes a team to help make a baby

By |September 16th, 2016|

I’ve always had a desire to make others happy. After being blessed with my two children, I learned of the love a mother has for her babies. As time passed, I began hearing more about couples who were having a hard time getting pregnant. My heart would ache for them as I heard of […]

The Challenges of Becoming a Single Mother by Choice in Traditional Chinese Society.

By |April 8th, 2016|

I live in Shenzhen, a big city nearby Hongkong, I am 41 and diagnosed as adenomyosis. My doctor said the chances of having a baby in natural way are very low, but I don’t want to give up of having my own baby. Unfortunately, I don’t have partner now, so I told my family that […]

Making a Baby: Considerations for LGBT Couples – VIDEO

By |December 21st, 2015|

Video by Erica Ciszek  

4 Ways Creating A Family Is The Same for LGBT Couples

By |December 21st, 2015|

By: Erica Ciszek 1. We all want the same thing. Whether your ovaries are aching or your testes are tingling, you know that feeling of wanting to build a family. You want to grow your love. You want to embark on the adventure of parenthood. You have already made a list of names. You’ve started a […]

From Fertility Patient to Clinic Founder: TJ Farnsworth of Aspire Fertility

By |December 21st, 2015|

By: Staff Writer You might recall a TV ad for a razor, in which a man declared “I loved it so much, I bought the company.” TJ Farnsworth was propelled to found his company, Aspire Fertility in Houston, by a markedly different experience. He and his wife Margaret, both 38 and in healthcare, saw an acute […]

Testimony of a contented father after he got his baby through surrogacy!

By |June 22nd, 2015|

S. Sajeev We got married nine years ago and as with any family we wanted a baby and had been trying desperately with various clinics and methods. Since nothing worked we had to go for surrogacy as all other options were closed for us. After thorough search of surrogacy clinics, we chose Gyno Gift Centre […]

Maternal love does not care “whose EGG” “whose SPERM” !!

By |June 15th, 2015|

This is the story of my patient Rebecca, (name changed) whose journey to motherhood has enlightened me that motherly love knows no restrictions. She was suffering from severe vaginismus, a physical or psychological condition that affects a woman’s ability to engage in any form of vaginal penetration, including sexual intercourse, insertion of tampons or […]

Cost of Surrogacy in India

By |June 15th, 2015|

The cost of surrogacy involves many factors. One of the most important factor which determines cost of surrogacy is the availability of human resource. The number of potential surrogates in India is very high compared to the European and developed countries and comparatively, their remuneration is low in India. Another determinant […]

The Zouves Fertility Center Difference: Maximum Science, Optimum Health

By |May 18th, 2015|

Meet Dr. Christo Zouves of Zouves Fertility Center: a pioneer in IVF and egg freezing with a compassionate, progressive approach to the fertility patient experience. At ZFC, patients can expect personalized, one-on-one attention from Dr. Zouves during every step of their fertility journey. Dr. Zouves describes his holistic approach to fertility – Maximum Science, Optimum […]

There’s No Such Thing as “Synthetic Children”

By |March 30th, 2015|

For the past few years, I’ve been blogging about my alternative path to parenthood, and yesterday I got an email from one of my blog readers who was outraged by some comments made by fashion icons Dolce & Gabbana. Apparently, in an interview for an Italian magazine, the duo is quoted as saying babies […]