SURROGATE BLOG

Safe Beauty Tips For Surrogates During Pregnancy

Whether you consider yourself a minimalist or hoarder when it comes to beauty items, habits and preferences, some changes should be taken into consideration when preparing to become a gestational carrier (or in preparation for your own baby). There are...

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Celebrating Pregnancy Milestones During Surrogacy

Surrogacy, while bringing many individuals and couples joy and happiness, also has the potential to become loss and heartbreak. At any point during your journey, whether after the transfer or during the pregnancy or birth, tragedy can strike,...

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Progesterone: Suppositories vs. Injections

Progesterone is a hormone released within the body that stimulates the uterus, preparing the endometrium for the possibility of pregnancy after ovulation. The uterine lining thickens to receive the fertilized egg. It also prevents the uterus...

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Packing a Hospital Bag: Surrogate Edition

What are the things you should bring to the birth of the most precious gift you're about to give? Here's our top recommendations: Birth Plan Your body, your birth.  You may be generously allowing the use of your uterus to house and grow a beautiful little...

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Dear Breastmilk Donors

Most people know the amazing miracle that breastfeeding and breastmilk is….   It contains antibodies that defend your baby against infection Breastmilk can soothe diaper rashes, ear and eye infections and plugged eye ducts (common in newborns!)...

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Four Ways of Honouring the Loss of Your Angel Baby

Trigger warning:  This blog discusses pre-term and neonatal loss and the experience many families face when losing a child.  If you are feeling vulnerable at this time, we wish to not cause you any distress during a time when you are regaining...

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Three Ways to Remember Your Surrogacy Journey

Belly Casting   Belly casting is a fun way of preserving your pregnancy memories.  It celebrates the journey of pregnancy and reflects the beautiful changes your body experiences.   Casts can be left “raw” (sealed to prevent moisture...

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Our Biggest Surrogacy Announcement, Yet!

Although he discovered that he has built a beautiful chosen family through surrogacy and Proud Fertility, Managing Director Nathan Chan still held tight to his dream of becoming a father.   Proud Fertility was built upon the ashes of his previous surrogacy...

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