Hormones from Pregnancy Through Postpartum: What to Expect as a Surrogate and How to Make the Transition Smoother

Hormones from Pregnancy

Written by Jane Sagui, Pollie CEO & co-founder We know that hormones are important when it comes to pregnancy. But do you know how? Female reproductive hormones perform a delicate dance from pre-pregnancy through postpartum to conceive, grow, and deliver a healthy baby, as well as readjust your body to a balanced point after birth.  […]

Ten Steps of the Surrogacy Process: A Blog for Intended Parents

Surrogacy Process

Building your family through surrogacy is a monumental decision and journey. It’s a big step and can feel a little overwhelming. To give you a clearer picture of what the parenthood through surrogacy process entails, we’ve compiled 10 steps for intended parents looking to build their families via surrogacy. From your first conversation with us, […]

5 Common Questions About Egg Donation

A graduate student who is considering egg donation carries her books across a university campus.

Young women thinking about becoming egg donors typically have several questions about the egg donation process. Our San Francisco Bay Area, New York City, and Boston, Massachusetts, specialists answer a wide range of questions from potential egg donors and help guide them through the egg donation process. Some questions, though, come up more than others, […]

Your Complete Guide to Surrogacy in the COVID Era

COVID-19

Surrogacy, even during “normal” times, is an involved and emotional process for intended parents, surrogates, and egg donors. In the midst of a pandemic with worldwide travel restrictions, limited access to vital services, and concerns about remaining healthy, surrogacy might seem overwhelming. With offices in San Francisco, CA; Boston, MA; and New York City, Circle […]

How To Evaluate a Surrogacy Agency’s Success

Surrogacy agency's success

Surrogacy is a monumental and exciting way to grow your family; however, surrogacy journey costs can be between $100,00-$150,000+. With a price tag that large, finding the right agency with the right experience is critical to ensure you are spending your money wisely and achieving success. It is incredibly important to evaluate a surrogacy agency’s […]

International Surrogacy: Become a Parent in the US

international surrogacy become a parent in the US

For those living outside of the United States who are considering international surrogacy to grow their families, the surrogacy process may seem confusing. At our Boston, San Francisco, and New York offices, we often work with these “intended parents” from all parts of the world. In this blog post, we’ll outline options for those living outside […]

Becoming a Parent Through Surrogacy After Cancer

Surrogacy After Cancer

There are many reasons that people choose surrogacy to grow their families. For those who are unable to have children on their own, gestational surrogacy helps them grow their families. This includes same-sex couples who are unable to conceive naturally, couples who struggle with infertility, singles who do not have a partner to conceive with naturally, and […]