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Babies for Sale?

Babies for Sale?

A study of transnational surrogacy grounded in feminist perspectives. Using a surrogate mother has brought fulfilment and happiness to thousands of would-be parents across the world. But this cross-border ‘trade’ in reproduction is rife with problems. Miranda Davies highlights some of the key issues addressed in her ground-breaking international collection, Babies for Sale? (Zed Books,Read more about Babies for Sale?[…]

Couples Considering Surrogacy Urged Not To Ignore Legal Protection

Couples Considering Surrogacy Urged Not To Ignore Legal Protection

Couples who are using surrogacy to have children are urged by specialist family lawyers to ensure they understand the legal implications of the issue. Data from the Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service (CAFCASS) has revealed that the number of applications from adults seeking parental rights in relation to a child born throughRead more about Couples Considering Surrogacy Urged Not To Ignore Legal Protection[…]

Donor insemination for lesbian women who want to start a family

Donor insemination for lesbian women who want to start a family

2017 exhibitor at the My Future Family Show, Complete Fertility share a small amount of their wealth of knowledge around donor insemination for lesbian women. An increase in donor insemination for lesbians The UK’s fertility regulator, the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA), published in its annual report on statistics and trends in UK fertilityRead more about Donor insemination for lesbian women who want to start a family[…]

5 things to consider when choosing a sperm donor

5 things to consider when choosing a sperm donor

Cryos International guides you through your decision with 5 helpful tips. 1. Do you wish to have a lot of personal information about the donor? When you choose a sperm donor you need to consider how much information you want about the donor. Many descriptions in the sperm donor profiles goes far beyond the physical characteristics and you can learnRead more about 5 things to consider when choosing a sperm donor[…]

Ask the Expert… US Surrogacy – all you need to know

Ask the Expert… US Surrogacy – all you need to know

Melissa Brisman runs a surrogacy practice in the US called Reproductive Possibilities. She started her career as a lawyer and started her business after her own experience of surrogacy. My Future Family talks to Melissa to find out more about international surrogacy in the US. Melissa: Upon graduation from law school, I married my husband,Read more about Ask the Expert… US Surrogacy – all you need to know[…]

National Fertility and Reproductive Health Campaign

National Fertility and Reproductive Health Campaign

Mediaplanet UK have launched a national Fertility and Reproductive Health Campaign. The information will be circulated in The Guardian newspaper and online via the national Patient Info website and on http://www.healthawareness.co.uk. My Future Family are supporting this campaign because it links in with our passion in supporting people to start their family when they needRead more about National Fertility and Reproductive Health Campaign[…]