If you’re considering working with an egg donor to help grow your family, you likely have some questions and concerns about the process and what to expect. In particular, you may be wondering how an egg donor pregnancy differs from traditional pregnancies. Below are two key points to keep in mind. Medical AspectsWhen using an egg donor, the medical aspects of … [Read more...] about Is an Egg Donor Pregnancy Different?
Once you’ve decided to move forward with egg donation as a means of growing your family, you can get started finding for the right clinic for your needs — and, of course, the right donor! While choosing an egg donor may seem daunting, the process doesn’t need to be stressful. Below are three key points to keep in mind as you begin searching for an egg … [Read more...] about How to Find the Right Egg Donor for Your Growing Family
One of the reasons it can be so beneficial to those undergoing fertility care to learn about celebrities who have had the same experience is to know that firstly, infertility can impact anyone. Infertility diagnoses cross every demographic, and though we often (mistakenly) view the famous and wealthy as those who are above the difficulties of an average person, … [Read more...] about Celebrities Who Have Shared Their Fertility Journeys
Thank you to everyone who joined us on Wednesday, June 19th for our latest Free Educational Fertility Seminar. We began our evening with a quick game of “Fertility Bingo” where Dr. Pei-Li Huang educated everyone on important fertility terminology. Each seminar features a different focus based on the individualized attendees, and during this month’s seminar we … [Read more...] about Free Fertility Seminar Re-cap: June 19th with Pei-Li Huang
Today, LGBTQ couples have a range of services available for family planning. As more clinics offer fertility solutions specifically catering to LGBTQ couples, many same-sex couples are exploring their options and considering possibilities. When looking for a fertility clinic, in particular, couples should seek out a practice that explicitly states it works with all types … [Read more...] about Fertility Solutions for LGBTQ Families
Becoming an egg donor is a big decision; it requires both time and energy commitments from young women that not every woman can responsibly meet. Egg donors are admired for this commitment and are compensated for their efforts. Throughout the egg donation cycle, donors work with a fertility clinic, and sometimes a case manager from a donor agency, in order to … [Read more...] about 10 Most-Asked Questions from Egg Donors
Fertility Solutions is a proud LGBTQ ally, and we’re very excited to celebrate Pride Month in Boston and across the country! LGBTQ family building is a core part of our fertility treatment and third-party reproduction services. We work with same-sex male and same-sex female couples to help build their families, ensuring that parenthood is possible for everyone who … [Read more...] about Celebrate LGBTQ Pride Month in Boston
Patients of Fertility Solutions who are using an egg donor to help build their families may be unsure which donation route is best – fresh donor eggs or frozen donor eggs. There are benefits to each type of donor egg, and ultimately it is up to the intended parent(s) to decide, of course with their fertility specialist’s recommendation in mind. What is the … [Read more...] about Fresh Donor Eggs Vs. Frozen Donor Eggs: Which Is Best for My Family?
Infertility treatment can be frustrating, sometimes intensely so. Patients will wonder how long it will take to receive test results, why a treatment failed, why one test is needed over another, are they taking advantage of all available financial resources, and is a particular treatment plan really the best plan for them. These are all valid, perfectly understandable … [Read more...] about What Does It Mean to Have Unexplained Infertility?
Choosing an egg donor to help build your family is a very important decision, and many growing families are unsure how to decide the factors they will weigh when making this choice. Often, couples will choose someone who looks like they do, measuring traits such as height, weight, hair color, eye color, race, etc. This is certainly still the most common route while … [Read more...] about Do I Need to Pick an Egg Donor Who Looks Like Me?