Speaking up about infertility can shed light on a medical condition often kept hidden.
"Surrogacy is not 'womb for hire.' It's not a business deal, and it's not an exploitive adventure -- not when it's done right
A surrogate should be supported, loved, and acknowledged for the job they are doing, the gift they are giving, the sacrifice they are making, and the risk they are taking. I can hardly think of a more innapropriate and unsupportive comment than what my friend received.
He's Having a Baby! Men Having Babies Conference in NYC Offers Practical Assistance to Gay Men Dreaming of Parenting
The Men Having Babies conference returns to New York City on Oct. 6 to offer workshops and panels for gay men thinking about becoming parents. In addition to advice from experts, parents and surrogates, the conference will hold a new panel specifically for men with HIV.
I recently visited New York City. If there is one city I love as much as San Francisco, it's the Big Apple. I love the culture, its effervescence, and the city's progressive stance on today's issues. But I do have one major qualm with the state of New York: its antiquated laws on surrogacy.
There are countless ways to have a baby, and all of them are essentially irrelevant to actually becoming a parent.
The booming business in international surrogacy, whereby Westerners have begun hiring poor women in developing countries