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February 2016

Class Action Settlement Ends Price Guidelines for Egg Donor Fees

February 11th, 2016|Tags: , , , |

Parties in a long-standing class action lawsuit against two non-profit organizations serving assisted reproductive technology providers and egg donor agencies finally settled recently in an agreement that some say may result in increased fees for [...]

First South Dakota IVF Babies Exemplify Benefits of ART

February 8th, 2016|Tags: , , , |

A heart-warming news story out of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, last month highlights the remarkable advances in assisted reproductive technology (ART) over the past two decades and the positive impact it has had and is having [...]

January 2016

Supermodel Tyra Banks Beats Biological Clock, Welcomes Baby Boy

January 28th, 2016|Tags: , , , , |

Former supermodel Tyra Banks and Norwegian photographer Erik Asla announced this week the birth of their son via assisted reproductive technology (ART) and surrogacy.Banks had made no secret of the fact that she, like many [...]

Crowdfunding for ART is Growing Trend

January 27th, 2016|Tags: , , , |

A growing number of couples are turning to crowdfunding to help finance their efforts to become parents via assisted reproductive technology procedures, San Francisco’s Bay News 9 and New York Post reported recently. Intended parents [...]

Reciprocal Not Necessarily Equal in Reciprocal IVF

January 12th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Reciprocal IVF (in vitro fertilization) often is chosen by lesbian couples who want to have a child together. In a typical reciprocal IVF scenario, one partner provides the eggs, the other gestates, or becomes pregnant [...]