Stretch for pregnancy

Stretch for pregnancy

If you find being pregnant sore and uncomfortable, try some pregnancy-safe stretches. Stretching can help relieve aches and pains and melt away any stress or tension as well. Benefits Pregnant or not, stretching has its benefits. Stretching lengthens your muscles and...
The “C” Word

The “C” Word

Feeling bloated is almost a rite of passage when pregnant. But when that feeling is a byproduct of constipation, it is EXTREMELY uncomfortable. Here is why you may feel backed up and what you can do about it. Constipation can begin as progesterone levels increase....
What to Expect Post-Birth

What to Expect Post-Birth

Building a family is extremely exciting! If you are considering surrogacy, you have an incredible journey ahead of you. It’s exhilarating, surreal, and wonderful to bring a child into the world for someone else. After being matched, you share this incredible ride with...
Best Sunscreens for Pregnancy

Best Sunscreens for Pregnancy

We often find ourselves looking at the ingredients of our beauty products when expecting. Now that summer is arriving, ingredients are very important when it comes to what is in our sunscreen. After all, it is important to protect your skin and baby bump from the...
Another Kind of Support

Another Kind of Support

Shared Conception emphasizes how necessary it is to have an established support network when undertaking the role of a surrogate mother. Yet, there is another kind of support that every surrogate needs besides a close network of supportive friends and family. It’s...
Using your OBGYN in Surrogacy

Using your OBGYN in Surrogacy

One of the many common questions from new surrogates is about using their OBGYN in their journey. After all, our OBGYN is where we ladies feel the most comfortable. Many of our doctors have delivered our biological children. And, there is the sense of safety with our...