Monthly Archives: March 2016

How to know when your surrogate is ready?

For most surrogate mothers, the most critical factor in determining receptivity of the uterus is the thickness of the endometrium. This is the nutrient-rich layer that appears in the uterus wall during a woman’s menstrual cycle. Endometrial thickness should be greater than 8 mm and less than 15 mm. Doctors will disagree on the “perfect”…
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Can I have surrogacy if it’s illegal in my home country?

There are some countries where surrogacy is legal, but very restricted. In Canada, Australia, the UK, Ireland, Denmark, Belgium and Netherlands, residents can pursue “altruistic surrogacy”. In these countries it is illegal to pay surrogates more than their out-of-pocket expenses. It’s also illegal to hire professional consultants to arrange surrogacy agreements or advise parents on…
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