Becoming a parent doesn’t begin when you’re introducing your bundle of joy to their new home. Nor does it begin with middle of the night feedings and diaper changes. Becoming a parent begins when you make the decision, as a couple, to grow your love and bring a new life into your family. With the advancement of technology and our legal system, gay couples are able to share a genetic connection with their children via IVF and gestational surrogacy.
It’s essential to understand how a positive diet and course of action will enhance the quality of your life and fertility for men and women looking to build a family.
How can acupuncture treatments benefit your fertility journey? Watch the video clip or the full video With Dr. Lina Akopians (@drlinaakopians) and Acupuncturist Jennifer Shulman (@acupuncturejenn) explain how individualized treatments will enhance your health and well being.
SCRC and Dr. Mark Surrey @drmarksurrey and Mrs. North Carolina 2018 @nichellewsublett discuss how we can break stigmas and close the gap around infertility in the Black community today 💕 Studies suggest that Black women may be twice as likely as white women to have fertility problems but are less likely to seek or receive infertility treatment.
Dr. Carolyn Alexander @bheggfreezemd and Real Estate Syndicator Lisa Hylton @lisahyl discuss the stigmas around fertility in the Black community and how the power of testimony led Lisa to freeze her eggs in her mid 30's with Dr. Alexander.
This Black History Month, SCRC is shining a spotlight on Black women and infertility to help spread awareness and help women of color on their journey to creating a family.
From disrupted schedules to financial instability, COVID-19 has reshaped our world in the past few months. With such blatant disturbance comes fear and an incredible amount of stress for everyone affected. Such stress is normal in times like these—we all look to our schedules and routine for stability and reassurance.
If you’re reading this, you or your partner are probably wondering if you should keep trying to conceive during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Starting a family is a big decision, and there’s a lot to consider—even in the best of times.
Deciding to have a baby is a big, exciting (and perhaps a little scary) decision. In the LGBTQ world, there’s quite a few options ahead of you, but if you’ve landed on this page, you’re probably at least toying with the idea of surrogacy.