What is Egg Donation? A Blog for Prospective Donors

Becoming and egg donor

Thinking about becoming an egg donor and have some questions about how the process works? Are you wondering, what is egg donation? If so, this is a great introduction that explains the anatomy and physiology of the egg maturation cycle, the donation process, and also provides a good foundation of IVF (in-vitro fertilization). What is […]

Struggling with Infertility? It May Be Time to Explore Egg Donation

Egg Donation Options

Your road to parenthood can be on it’s own schedule – and it’s frustrating and devastating when you have no control of when it’s going to happen for you. One in eight people experience infertility; and chances are, you know someone who is going through IVF or experiencing delays in getting pregnant naturally. Or, perhaps […]

Becoming an Egg Donor: Are There Medical Risks to Being An Egg Donor?

Becoming an egg donor is life-changing, for both you and the parents you’re helping. Doing your research is critical when it comes deciding if being an egg donor is right for you. You should spend time researching the egg donor process and requirements, egg donor agencies and the type of egg donation you’d like to […]

Surrogate and Egg Donor Body Mass Index (BMI)

At Circle, one question that always comes up is: “Why is surrogate BMI so important?” In order to be considered for surrogacy or egg donation, applicants have to meet certain qualifications. One such requirement is the Body Mass Index (BMI). Your BMI is calculated using a formula that divides an individual’s weight by their height to […]