Surrogacy has been a hot topic in news because last week, Kim Kardashian and Kayne West announced they are expecting their third child through a surrogate. New York Magazine’s The Cut turned to SGF’s own Ryan Martin, M.D., of Shady Grove Fertility’s Bala Cynwyd, PA, office, to provide some surprising
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In the March issue of Baltimore Style Magazine, SGF Medical Director, Dr. Eric Widra and SGF social worker, Laura Covington, LCSW-C, provided insight into the article “Pregnant Possibility, Women and couples struggling with infertility get to experience pregnancy and childbirth thanks to donated embryos” written by Jennifer Walker. Dr. Widra
Last week ABC News’ Nightline addressed the sensitive topic of donor egg treatment. Cameras followed a woman through the donation process, interviewed another who operates an egg donation agency, and spoke to a third woman in her late 40s who successfully used donor egg to conceive her twins. Donor egg
Gestational carriers are women who choose to carry another person’s child. What makes someone decide to move forward on this path? In U.S. News & World Report’s recent article, “What’s It Like to Be a Surrogate Mom,” the author interviews two women who became intertwined through the gestational carrier process.
By Mia Joelsson, LCSW/LCSW-C “Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength.” – Corrie Ten Boom Everyone worries sometimes. And infertility is an experience that lends itself easily to worry. There are just so many aspects of infertility to worry about: Can we/I afford