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C-Section Realities and Naked Mole Rats: the Birth of our Beautiful Twins

I was always jealous of those moms who had scheduled C-sections. They were always perfectly primped in their post-delivery pics. That was going to be me this time around. 1,206 more words

IVF Twin Pregnancy: Operation Double Doozy

Carrying twins was a blessing of tremendous proportions, as well as an eight-month war of attrition on my body. Despite reinforcing myself with some of the best defensive strategies of modern medicine and engineering, I delivered prematurely. 905 more words

The Egg Donor Process

Surrogacy In Canada is the process of a young woman offering her eggs to a barren, sterile couple that desires to have children. This donation is part of 3rd party reproduction, in which a maternity is the goal by in vitro fertilization. 277 more words

Interesting facts about egg donation

What does egg donation mean? Roughly speaking, it’s the phenomenon when one women, who’s called donor, give her oocytes to another one (recipient), because donor’s eggs help the second woman to have a baby. 451 more words

Clarifying the AHR Act After 12 Long Years

Alana Cattapan calls on Health Canada to ensure substantive public engagement including surrogates and gamete donors in policymaking on assisted reproduction. 748 more words

Law & Policy

Reflections on Egg Donation in Canada

Claire Burns recommends legal and practical changes for promoting the ethical treatment of egg donors within Canada. 800 more words

Law & Policy

My embryos

For the interest of science and anyone else who likes looking at embryos, here are mine from our donor egg cycle.

These are at day 2, I think. 31 more words