Women use strap-on stomachs to keep surrogacy secret

AHMEDABAD: The artificial stomach Vidya Balan sported in Sujoy Ghosh’s ‘Kahaani’ was the surprise element in the climax. In real life, however, the fake tummy is commonly used by women opting for surrogacy to have a child but wanting their … Continue reading →

Surrogacy: Outsourcing childbirth?

Barkha Dutt and her panel discuss the ethical, legal and moral dimensions of surrogate motherhood in our country. It is estimated that assisted reproductive technology is a Rs. 25 thousand crore industry in India.

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Guidance for couples going abroad for surrogacy services published

Surrogacy Abroad

05 March 2012 By Fiona Duffy Partner in Patrick F O’Reilly & Co Solicitors, Dublin The long-awaited guidelines for Irish couples who have children born abroad through surrogacy, issued on 21 February, have all but avoided some of the most … Continue reading →

Surrogacy Gone Wild: British Woman Keeps Giving Babies Away

Surrogacy Gone Wild

Pregnancy taxes a woman’s body, so you really have to wonder about the motivation behind Jill Hawkins’ desire to keep signing up for surrogate duty. Hawkins, 47, is pregnant with her ninth and tenth surrogate babies, twins she’s expected to … Continue reading →

Chinese couples come to U.S. to have children through surrogacy

Parham Zar, managing director of the Egg Donor & Surrogacy Institute in Los Angeles, estimates that about half of his company’s business comes from Chinese couples. (Francine Orr, Los Angeles Times / February 19, 2012)

By Shan Li, Los Angeles Times February 19, 2012 Americans have long gone to China to adopt babies. In a twist, Chinese couples are now coming here to become parents — through surrogacy. China does not permit surrogate parenting, but … Continue reading →

British Surrogacy Centre

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British Surrogacy Centre The team behind BSC have been involved in surrogacy and egg donation since 1994 and over half of our team members have been through the process of surrogacy and egg donation themselves. Over just the past 8 … Continue reading →

Mother denied leave after surrogate birth

JOSEPHINE TOVEY 02 Feb, 2012 After many unsuccessful attempts at getting pregnant and enduring miscarriages, Susan* and her partner had the baby they had long wanted with the help of a surrogate. But they did not get the support they … Continue reading →

Men Having Babies | Surrogacy

Men Having Babies

BY GAY TODAY – JANUARY 31, 2012 POSTED IN: EVENTS, WORLD The Network of European LGBT Family Associations (NELFA) will host the first “Men Having Babies – Europe” Surrogacy Seminar and Gay Parenting Expo on April 29, 2012. It will … Continue reading →