Reproductive Possibilities Blog

‘Tis the Season for Surrogacy: Navigating the Holidays with Hope and Harmony

As the holiday season is almost upon us, it brings unique considerations and experiences for those on the surrogacy journey. In this guide, discover tips for pregnant surrogates and intended

Exploring the Emotional Aspect of Surrogacy: Tips for Mental Well-being

Gestational surrogacy is a complex and emotionally challenging process that varies greatly for each individual involved. Emotions in surrogacy are influenced by factors such as cultural beliefs, support systems, and

Surrogacy Etiquette: Communicating Between Intended Parents and Loved Ones

Surrogacy offers the incredible gift of parenthood, making a significant difference in the lives of both the intended parents (IPs) and the surrogate or gestational carrier (GC). It’s essential to

Self-Care After Delivery: Postpartum Support and Tips for Surrogates

The journey of surrogacy doesn’t end with the birth of the child – after delivery and labor, surrogates start a new chapter of postpartum recovery, which typically takes anywhere from

Preparing for Surrogacy: Health, Fitness, and Wellness Tips

Embarking on the selfless path of gestational surrogacy can bring immeasurable joy to intended parents and provide life-long satisfaction to you as the surrogate, knowing that you’ve done something unique

LGBTQ+ Surrogacy Stories: Famous Gay Dads and Their Incredible Paths to Parenthood

In recent years, many famous LGBTQ+ celebrities have graciously shared their family-building journeys with the public, helping to raise awareness of LGBTQ+ parenting and inspire new intended parents (IPs). In

The Surrogacy Process: A Step-by-Step Guide for Aspiring Surrogates

Embarking on a journey as a surrogate is both commendable and transformative. Surrogacy gives intended parents (IPs) the opportunity to fulfill their dream of having a family. Here is a

Flipping the Script for National Infertility Awareness Week

There are several reasons for the myths and misconceptions surrounding the topic of infertility. False perceptions often originate from old family beliefs passed from generation to generation. An inadequate understanding

Busting Myths and Stereotypes About Surrogacy

Surrogacy is truly rewarding and unique, as the act dramatically alters the lives of the intended parents and the surrogate herself. However, as surrogacy is a complex form of third-party

Preparing for Baby: How to Get Ready for Parenthood After Surrogacy

As an intended parent (IP), you may wonder how you will manage after the surrogacy process. Getting ready for a new baby is no small undertaking. Like any expectant parent,

Building Your Surrogate Support System

Surrogacy is one of the most generous acts someone can offer to another person. Surrogacy has made tremendous strides in popularity over the decades. Since the first successful gestational pregnancy

Are You Ready to Become a Surrogate? 5 Questions to Ask Yourself

If you are thinking about becoming a surrogate, you should know that the act of surrogacy is something wonderful; the generosity of surrogates makes it possible for people experiencing infertility,

Tips For Coping With Your First Trimester as a Gestational Surrogate

Gestational surrogates are no strangers to pregnancy and all the highs and lows that come with the first trimester. To even be considered for the surrogacy journey, candidates must have

Questions About Becoming an Intended Parent or Surrogate?