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The decision to become a surrogate is a big decision, and a personal one. If you are considering becoming gestational carriers, we encourage you to do your research. The right agency is the agency that feels right to you; one that makes you feel comfortable, answers your questions, and shares your same values.
Although rewarding, the surrogacy process and its associated vocabulary can be new and confusing at times. Not to worry! This blog defines and explains some of the common terms you’ll come across during your journey. Carrier/Surrogate/Surrogate Mother: We use these terms interchangeably. However, a general surrogate definition is a woman carrying a child for intended […]
Circle recently received this wonderful note from one of our surrogates: “I have been meaning to send the Circle team a small note of thanks for all of your effort and hard work that got us to this point…we have had a sense of calm and confidence knowing that we are in the hands of […]
Thinking about becoming a surrogate? Here are ten reasons why becoming a surrogate is amazing.
At Circle, one question that always comes up is: “Why is my BMI so important?” In order to be considered for surrogacy or egg donation, applicants have to meet certain qualifications. One such requirement is Body Mass Index (BMI). Your BMI is calculated using a formula that divides an individual’s weight by their height to […]
Whether you’re an intended parent or a prospective surrogate or egg donor, make sure you’re in good hands when you’re choosing an agency. Keep in mind that, while the decision can be daunting, a few key factors can help you make an informed choice. Remember, your final decision will affect you throughout your experience. So don’t […]
Surrogacy law encompasses family law, contract law, estate planning, insurance and often immigration law. Legal experts at your surrogacy agency are charged with negotiating agreements between intended parents and surrogates and egg donors, planning for the future and the best interests of the child, making sure everyone is insured from financial risk, finalizing parental rights, and […]
Gestational carrier. Gestational surrogate. Surrogate. Surrogate mother. These words are used, often interchangeably, to describe a woman who carries a child for intended parents. So why do these different surrogacy terms exist? And which one is the right one to use? Let’s start by distinguishing the two types of surrogacy – traditional surrogacy and gestational […]
We couldn’t be prouder that our Egg Donor Blog was recently named #3 on Feedspot’s Top 30 Egg Donor Blogs and Websites for Egg Donors and Surrogate Mothers.