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Ep 72 | Egg Donor Advocacy Groups

November 29, 2022 | Episodes Fertility Interviews Season 4

In this episode, we talked to Liz Scheier, a member of the leadership team at the We Are Egg Donors advocacy group on issues she has seen be most prevalent in the egg donor community and how she hopes the fertility industry will evolve.

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Ep 71 | International Surrogacy

November 22, 2022 | Episodes Season 4 Surrogates

In this episode, we talked about all the reasons why international surrogacy can get IPs into trouble and the few benefits that don’t make the hassle worth it.

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Ep 70 | First-Hand Stories from an Egg Donor

November 15, 2022 | Episodes Fertility Interviews Season 4

What is it really like for egg donors? What are their motivations for donating? What is their experience? How do they feel about known versus anonymous donations? We talked to one egg donor about her take on these questions.

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Ep 69 | Facing Your Child’s Health Issues After Egg Donation

November 8, 2022 | Episodes Season 4 Surrogates

In this episode we answer this question along with others like, what happens if the child has health issues and the IPs opted for an anonymous donation? What do IPs need to consider early in their IVF journey that may affect their child’s health 10, 20, and more years down the road?

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Ep 68 | The Dark Side of Surrogacy & Egg Donation

November 1, 2022 | Episodes Fertility Interviews Season 4

In this episode, we talked to Diane Tober, Medical Anthropologist and Researcher at UCSF about her research and what issues she has seen as most prevalent within the dark side of the industry.

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Ep 67 | 10 Ways to Cut Surrogacy Costs

October 25, 2022 | Episodes Season 4 Surrogates

This episode takes us through the Surrogacy Roadmap and explains the areas where you don’t want to skimp (i.e., No DIY GSAs off of the internet!) and where you can realistically cut costs.

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Ep 66 | Is There Such Thing as Anonymity Any Longer?

October 18, 2022 | Episodes Fertility Interviews Season 4

In this episode, we’ll talk about whether or not it is still possible to be anonymous and, if not, what damage (if any) that can do to the third party reproduction industry and participants.

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Ep 65 | Postpartum After Surrogacy

October 11, 2022 | Episodes Season 4 Surrogates

In this episode, we normalize postpartum depression, talk about the unique challenges surrogates face with the condition, and offer ideas and resources to help surrogates through this tough chapter.

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Ep 64 | Terminating a Pregnancy

In this episode, we answer questions like, what happens if the IPs and surrogate disagree? What factors are most important and should be triaged accordingly? And, how can IPs and surrogates move forward to try again after terminating a pregnancy?

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Ep 63 | Meeting My Egg Donor Baby

September 27, 2022 | Episodes Season 4 Surrogates

In this episode, I share what the experience of meeting my egg donation baby was like, what she has shared with me about how she feels about being born of assisted reproduction, and what donors need to think about long-term before making the decision to donate.

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