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midwife surrogacy

How to Choose between an OB/GYN, a Midwife and/or a Doula

Intended parents may get worried when their surrogate mother tells them that she wants a midwife and/or a doula. But, are their concerns well-founded? To try to answer this question, let’s start by un...

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What is a Gestational Surrogate?

Gestational surrogate mother: Experienced versus non-experienced surrogates What is Gestational Surrogacy? Gestational surrogacy is the most common type of surrogacy in Canada and the United States to...

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10 Surrogate Mother Requirements

What are the requirements to be a surrogate mother?  Surrogacy is a serious responsibility with great rewards. If you decide to be a gestational surrogate, it means a couple or an individual has a cha...

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What Is a Surrogate Mother? Six-Point Checklist for Becoming a Surrogate

What is a surrogate mother? A surrogate is a woman who carries a baby (or babies) for other people (the intended parents) First, here’s the definition of surrogate mother you need to know: Merriam-Web...

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What Is Surrogacy? The Meaning of Surrogacy

What is the meaning of surrogacy? What is surrogacy? The answer will be different for every person What is surrogacy? What does it mean? The answer to these questions will be based on how surrogacy to...

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What Can Be Expected after Birth?

Most surrogate mothers talk about this with their intended parents before the baby comes, and really they just want what is agreed upon between them.  In the first 6 months, most surrogates seem to wa...

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Legal and Medical Steps in a Surrogacy Process

There are some very important legal and medical factors to take into consideration in a surrogacy process Surrogacy isn’t just about intended parents but also about the surrogate mother. It’s a one-of...

relationship with your surrogate mother

How Do You Create a Good Relationship with Your Surrogate Mother?

You will be on this journey with your surrogate for the next year or more. Creating a strong relationship will go a long way toward a successful surrogacy journey. This article should help intended pa...

become a surrogate mother in canada

How to Become a Surrogate Mother: A Step-by-Step Guide

Have you ever considered becoming a surrogate mother? Learn about the surrogacy process step-by-step and decide if surrogacy is right for you. Becoming a surrogate mother is a unique, rewarding experi...

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How Long Does it Take to Do the First Embryo Transfer after Signing an Agreement with a Surrogacy Agency?

It really depends on the country chosen for your surrogacy process and the surrogacy agency you choose to work with. Here you will find an approximate timeline of the surrogacy process, but remember t...

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Tips on Creating an Intended Parents Profile

Surrogates look at intended parents’ profiles for connection and personality The matching process is one of the most thrilling phases of the surrogacy process. While it can be intimidating at first, i...

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Building a Healthy Relationship with Your Surrogate Mother

Surrogacy in the USA or in Canada is not always an easy journey and sometimes a few tips can make that journey easier. Surrogates want to help intended parents with the dream of a baby and are honored...

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