Many Egg Donors would like to remain anonymous for a variety of reasons. For example, many egg donors are young who still have plans to build a family of their own in the future. Some have reservations about meeting any future children of the Intended Parents that they helped because they fear they’ll feel overwhelmed by recognizing their DNA in a child… Read More »The Egg Donation Process with Conceptual Options: A Guide to Being Open or Anonymous
Egg donation is the selfless act of a woman donating her eggs for the benefit of another family who can not naturally conceive. However, many women aren’t sure of what it entails and what the benefits are. Becoming a donor will change you in ways you might not expect. There are multiple benefits for both you and the family you are donating… Read More »Egg Donation: Why Should You Become an Egg Donor with Conceptual Options?
Good news: a million babies have now been born in the U.S. through fertility programs and surrogates. However, when it comes to conceiving through unconventional means, there will be a few inevitable challenges to face. The only way to seamlessly navigate through tricky waters that may arise is by ensuring you’ve selected the best surrogacy program available. Surrogacy agencies are not all… Read More »In Good Hands: 4 Signs You’ve Got The Best Surrogacy Program
Conceptual Options, a full-service Surrogacy, Egg Donation, and Sperm Donation agency that has been Partnering for Parenthood since 1999, announces two new additional episodes of our groundbreaking new educational video series about Surrogacy. Our next two videos tackle the following subjects: “Choosing Your Intended Parents and Talking About Surrogacy with Friends, Family & Strangers.” Becoming a surrogate is one of the most… Read More »Surrogacy Educational Series
Conceptual Options, LLC, has been Partnering for Parenthood and creating families since 1999, and now we are pleased to announce four new additional episodes of our groundbreaking new educational video series about Surrogacy, Egg Donation, Sperm Donation and assisted reproduction. Conceptual Options is a full-service surrogacy, egg donation, and sperm donation agency located in beautiful San Diego, California. Our next four videos… Read More »Additional New Videos for Educational Video Series about Surrogacy
At Conceptual Options we have been creating families for almost 20 years, yet each day brings us something new and exciting. One example is our amazing Surrogate, Amber, who wanted others to see what Surrogacy has done for her family and the family of her Intended Parents. In her own words, Amber stated the following about her Surrogacy Journey, IF you ever… Read More »We Create families Via Surrogacy
A new film, Vegas Baby, by Director, Amanda Micheli, is a must see for anyone struggling with infertility, as well as those men and women who help them as surrogates, egg donors, sperm donors, IVF doctors, friends, and family. Produced by Morgan Spurlock, the film examines the world of in vitro fertilization and the marketing tools used IVF pioneer, Geoffrey Sher, and… Read More »Vegas, Baby – A New Film On Infertility & IVF You MUST See!!!
“Just let other intended parents know to be very careful, my suggestion would be to use an agency – it’s very hard now to trust people. We have a trust issue now because of this,” said Chantele. Knowing what they know now, Paul and Chantele feel that their trust has been violated by a woman they had hired to be their surrogate.… Read More »Parents Speak Out About Surrogacy Case
Compensating a woman for carrying your baby is seen by some as both exploitative and harmful to all the parties involved in the process. In fact, many countries ban it outright, even if the Surrogate consents. Other countries allow it, but ban payments to her of any kind. Only a few places provide Intended Parents with legal standing before the birth of… Read More »Surrogacy Compensation and Why It is Important to Women, Families & the Children