Surrogate Motherhood News
Surrogate Mom at Center of Legal Battle Speaks Out
Melissa Cook claims she was pressured - but refused - to abort one of the healthy male triplets she was carrying.
2nd-Oldest Known Female Orangutan Dies at Chicago Zoo
A 54-year-old orangutan named Maggie who was the second-oldest known female of her species has died at Chicago's Brookfield Zoo following weeks of declining health
Lucy Liu Talks 'Elementary,' Motherhood and Her Earliest Acting Roles on 'Real Biz With Rebecca Jarvis'
The leading lady opens up about her hit show" Elementary," having a baby through surrogacy and how she made her way from Queens, NY, to Hollywood to become a success.
Couples Crowdsourcing for IVF Treatments
Ben and Kate Lundquist posted a fundraising campaign to help raise money for their in vitro fertilization.
Stunning Photos Capture Mom's Reaction to Seeing Her Child Born via Surrogate
For Kim Overton, the journey that joyfully ended with seeing her son, Oliver, being born via surrogate was a long and painful one. Overton, who was diagnosed as having fibroid tumors in 2005, was able to give birth to her 4-year-old son, Dylan, after a surgery. When she decided she'd like another
Surrogate Mom Who Kept Baby With Down Syndrome Says Toddler Is Hitting Milestones
Andrea Ott-Dahl said she was more than happy to serve as surrogate to her friends who were having trouble getting pregnant, but she and her wife, Keston Ott-Dahl, were unaware that it would change their lives forever. In January 2013, two months into the pregnancy, doctors told the couple, who live
Doctors Reveal Reason Why First US Uterus Transplant Failed
The first uterus transplant in the U.S. failed due to an infection that "compromised" blood supply, according to doctors who performed the procedure at the Cleveland Clinic. The transplanted uterus was removed from the recipient just weeks after surgery. "Preliminary results suggest that the
Dog Donates Blood to Kittens to Help Save Them From Potentially Fatal Eye Infections
Jemmie the dog loves kittens -- so much so that she's been donating her blood to help save them from potentially fatal eye infections, according to the Sacramento SPCA (SSPCA). Recently, two 5-week-old orange kittens with bad ulcers and infections in their eyes were rescued as strays and brought
First Uterus Transplant in US Gives Hope to Women With Rare Condition
For some women with a rare condition that has left them with little hope of bearing children, news of the first ever uterus transplant in the U.S. has offered hope that they may be able to carry children of their own. The procedure was done on Wednesday as part of a study at Cleveland Clinic.