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Embryo Adoption: Closing the Door by Jamie W. Patient Expert Posted Mon 12 Jul 2010 5:33pm On July 2, the couple that adopted our embryos, Jasmine and Ken, found out that the cycle was a wash with a BFN (Big Fat Negative).  This is the end of the road for them with infertility treatments and was a sad day for all of us to see the end of something that we had worked so hard for not come to be. Of the three embryos, only one survived ... Read on »
Closing the Digital Divide: Latinos and Technology Adoption by Health & Human Services Posted Thu 14 Mar 2013 3:04pm According to Pew Research Hispanic Center’s new report, Closing the Digital Divide: Latinos and Technology Adoption, the “digital divide” between Latinos and other ethnic groups is closing. The Pew report examines 2012 social media, digital technology, and mobile technology use among Latinos, whites, and blacks. The report also identifies these t ... Read on »
Adoption and Foster Care by April G. Posted Tue 02 Dec 2008 11:56am Adoption If infertility is a problem for you, another option you might want to consider is adoption. Adopting a baby or child can be one of the most rewarding experiences of your life. There are so many babies, children, and adolescents in the United States and around the world who need a family. Some of these are healthy infants, and many are ... Read on »
Birth Mothers, Adoption, and Art: An interview with Ann & Amanda Angel by Jessica P. Posted Mon 29 Nov 2010 1:25pm Birth mothers are often the forgotten or ignored part of the adoption triad.  Silent Embrace: Perspectives on Birth and Adoption  is a collection of personal stories by birth mothers, adoptive mothers, and adoptees. The stories cover a range of topics about adoption, open adoption, birth parent connections, and unification with children after c ... Read on »
Embryo adoption is latest trend - Times of India by Dr. Aniruddha M. Medical Doctor Posted Fri 12 Feb 2010 7:30am Here is an article from the Times of India which appeared on 12 Feb 2010. When Patricia Bohanonan American teacherflies home to Colorado on Sundayshe will carry a precious made-in-India baggage: an embryo. This embryowhich was born in a petri-dish out of anonymous contributions from an Indian sperm donor and an egg donorwas transferred to B ... Read on »
Adoption questions and answers by Barbie Posted Sat 16 Jul 2011 12:48am Grace in my Heart has a beautiful post on being an adoptive mother and the questions she's been receiving. She asked for this wonderful community of adoptive mothers to answer the questions to get many different viewpoints for those seeing information or discerning adoption. So here I go. 1. How did you know when to begin the adoption proce ... Read on »
Ask Me Anything: Adoption Edition Answered! by Jamee .. Posted Thu 26 May 2011 8:48am You guys came up with some great questions! I really had to think about a lot of these!   Judy asked, “How do you plan on dealing with the family history questions in a medical emergency?” Thankfully we have an open adoption and have access to half of her birth mother’s medical information so it helps provide some answers as to pos ... Read on »
Embryo Adoption: Hoops by Jamie W. Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Mar 2010 8:22am We are slowly progressing through all of the necessary hoops required to proceed with our embryo donation to Jasmine and Ken.  Yesterday, I received a copy of the embryo report from the girls' cycle.  I have to admit that it made me feel very nostalgic.  Both Clara and Anna were labeled as compacting and "nice".   I found myself smiling with amus ... Read on »
Birth Parents: The Hidden Treasure of Adoption by Sally Bacchetta Posted Mon 26 Apr 2010 12:00am As many of you know, I recently had the distinct pleasure of delivering the keynote address at Parenthood for Me's first annual Family Building Dinner and Silent Auction. I began my speech by reading 'Moonlight Sonata', a piece I wrote about my kid's birth mothers late one night. That piece is currently under consideration for inclusion in a ... Read on »
Embryo Adoption by surrogacymumbai Posted Wed 26 Sep 2012 5:35am Adoption is an act of love,fulfilled by the courage of couples who want to share their love with children.Embryo adoption is life-giving love in action in an age of technology.Egg and embryo donation are types of fertility treatment used to help infertile couples to conceive.Egg donation is when eggs from a donor are fertilised with your partner’s ... Read on »