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My Egg Donor Experience- Donor S

Egg donation is one of the most rewarding experiences I have ever had. It started off with a simple interest. I’ve always loved helping people and thought this would be a great way to do so. I spoke with my husband to see his thoughts on this and he and I both agreed that […]

By |November 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on My Egg Donor Experience- Donor S

Finding Common Ground-A Recap of an Intended Parent and Egg Donor Meeting

In this day-in-age, egg donor matches aren’t always black and white. With online forums like Donor Sibling Registry, Intended Parents and egg donors can build a relationship while staying anonymous. They also have the opportunity to meet their egg donor in-person or via Skype, if the egg donor consents to the one-time meeting. During […]

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Physician Spotlight: Dr Daniel Potter “Making the Leap to Donor Eggs”

Dr Potter of HRC Fertility recently shared a blog entitled “Making the Leap to Donor Eggs”. We have shared his thoughts and views about when the right time is to start thinking about choosing egg donation to complete your family.

When is the right time to consider using donated eggs? We often are asked this […]

By |October 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Physician Spotlight: Dr Daniel Potter “Making the Leap to Donor Eggs”

Why Do Out of Town Donors Cost More?

So you have decided to pursue a donor egg cycle and are searching for your dream egg donor! You may have noticed that the out of town donors have an extra travel cost, and that some are more expensive than others. What is included in these travel costs, and what makes one egg donor’s […]

By |September 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Why Do Out of Town Donors Cost More?

Pen Pals- How you can connect with your egg donor post treatment cycle

With anonymous donations, many egg donors are left wondering about the intended parent. They often wonder what the intended parents are like, what their story is, and how their transfer went. Once in awhile, an intended parent will ask us to share a letter/thank you note with the egg donor.

An intended parent recently wanted […]

By |August 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Pen Pals- How you can connect with your egg donor post treatment cycle

What is the difference between PGS and PGD?

As you progress through your infertility journey, you begin to hear more and more of what seems like alphabet soup. If you have been recommended by your fertility specialist to do IVF (In Vitro Fertilization), you may have been recommended to add a PGS or PGD testing as well. In general, there are six […]

By |June 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on What is the difference between PGS and PGD?

Finding Hope from Your Egg Donor- A Recap of an Intended Parent and Egg Donor Meeting

A recent egg donor-intended parent meeting shed some light on the hardships intended parents go through. During the meeting, the intended mother opened up about why she had to use an egg donor. Many years ago, the intended mother was pregnant with her son. Unfortunately, she went through a traumatic experience while pregnant that […]

By |June 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Finding Hope from Your Egg Donor- A Recap of an Intended Parent and Egg Donor Meeting

Therapy for Fertility and the Mind

Dealing with fertility challenges can weigh on our emotional wellbeing and put strain on relationships. Fertility treatment with a medical clinic can help increase the chances of conception. Working with a mental health professional can help to relieve mental stressors that can come with treatment, as well as feelings of loss and grief when […]

By |June 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Therapy for Fertility and the Mind

Donor Nexus Shout Out on “Delivering Miracles” Podcast with Dr Parijat Deshpande

One of our favorite doctors, Dr Potter from HRC Fertility Newport Beach, recently talked with Dr. Parijat Deshpande on her podcast “Delivering Miracles”. Episode 18 titled “How a Fertility Specialist Can Help You Get Pregnant with Dr. Daniel Potter” is now live – he gives a shout out to Donor Nexus, so take a listen and […]

By |May 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Donor Nexus Shout Out on “Delivering Miracles” Podcast with Dr Parijat Deshpande

Listen Up!: It’s National Infertility Awareness Week!

April 23 – 29, 2017 is National Infertility Awareness Week (NIAW). It is the time to bring awareness to the millions of individuals who suffer from infertility, and was made a federally recognized health observance by the Department of Health and Human Services in 2010. Infertility can be caused by a wide variety of […]

By |April 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Listen Up!: It’s National Infertility Awareness Week!