Surrogate pregnancy: a guide for Canadian prenatal health care providers
- Surrogate mothers should be paid expenses only. Warden, John // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/24/98, Vol. 317 Issue 7166, p1104
Focuses on the release of a report as a way to avoid the growth of commercial surrogacy in Great Britain. Number of babies born to surrogate mothers per year; Earnings of a surrogate mother.
- Surrogacy as international business and national disgrace of Thailand. Cohen, Erik // Asian Anthropology (1683478X);Aug2015, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p115
Commercialized surrogacy services, attracting an international clientele, used to be a big subterranean business in Thailand, but also made the country notorious as the â€œwomb-of-Asiaâ€ (BBC News Asia2015); the notoriety affected the country's image, the preservation and defense of...
- The Experience of the Commissioning Couple. // Fertility Weekly;7/28/2003, p11
Presents findings of a study of families with a child created through a surrogacy arrangement. Assessment of levels of anxiety of couples during pregnancy; Maintenance of level of contact of couples with the surrogate mother; Reason for planning to tell the child.
- Child Custody: Surrogacy and Custody. // Legal Answer Book for Families (9781413313734);2011, p70
The article presents information on the laws related to surrogacy and child custody in the U.S. The gestational surrogate has no genetic connection to the child but carries the child on behalf of the intended parents. The intended parents pay a fee to the surrogate for her gestational services...
- The body, emotions and intentions: challenges of preconception arrangements for health care providers. Guichon, Juliet // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/13/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 4, p479
The article reflects on the challenges of preconception arrangements for health care providers. According to the author, health care providers will be better prepared to deal with the challenges presented by preconception arrangements by discarding the fictional belief that preconception...
- TWO MOMS, A SECRET PACT - AND A BABY BOY. Fowler, Joanne; Carroll, Susan // People;4/3/2006, Vol. 65 Issue 13, p96
This article describes the journey of a surrogate mother for a woman in Belgium who wanted a child. Surrogacy in Belgium is strictly taboo and in some parts of Europe it is also illegal. This forced the woman to look over seas if she had any hopes for having a child. April Peterson had enjoyed...
- The ethics of surrogacy: Women's reproductive labour. van Niekerk, Anton; van Zyl, Liezl // Journal of Medical Ethics;Dec95, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p345
Focuses on the moral aspects of surrogate motherhood from the perspective of the surrogate mother herself. Focus on the claim that surrogate motherhood is similar to prostitution.
- DUE DATE: ENFORCING SURROGACY PROMISES IN THE BEST INTEREST OF THE CHILD. LEWIS, BROWNE C. // St. John's Law Review;Fall2013, Vol. 87 Issue 4, p899
The article discusses the enforcement of surrogacy premises in the best interest of the children. It explores the process of surrogacy wherein the women who do not have the capacity of conceiving or carrying a child are provided with a chance at motherhood. It highlights the reliance of some...
- The Ethics of Surrogacy. Deonandan, Raywat // India Currents;Feb2012, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p10
The article offers information on the increasing trend of maternal surrogacy in India. Services of surrogate mothers are usually hired by wealthy people, or families suffering from infertility epidemic. The article states that India has come up as one of the world's most popular providers of...