Ensuring a Healthy Surrogate Pregnancy

Ensuring a Healthy Surrogate Pregnancy

What an amazing opportunity it is to give the gift of life, especially for another person via surrogacy. This gift comes with a lot of responsibility and expectation to create a healthy baby—and it all begins in pregnancy. During your surrogate pregnancy, you are...
Surrogacy Terms Decoded: 17 Definitions You Should Know

Surrogacy Terms Decoded: 17 Definitions You Should Know

Although rewarding, the surrogacy process and its lingo can be confusing at times. Not to worry as our surrogacy agency, Shared Conception, has defined common terms you’ll come across during your surrogacy  journey to make the experience as seamless as possible.  1....
The Delivery

The Delivery

As a surrogate, when the time comes to deliver the baby, there are so many emotions racing. We want to be sure everything is ready and in place well before the actual delivery day. There will be a cute bundle of joy (or two or three!) that will take center stage, of...
A Brief Look at the History of IVF

A Brief Look at the History of IVF

•  In 1934 at Harvard University, scientist Gregory Pincus conducts IVF experiments on rabbits. Results suggest that similar fertilization is possible in humans. •  A few years later, John Rock and Miriam Menkin succeed in the first IVF of human eggs. However,...