Embryo Donation vs Traditional Adoption – Similar, Yet Vastly Different

Embryo donation and traditional adoption are two distinct processes with unique considerations for the offspring, parents, and the individuals involved. Let’s walk through each aspect: Fundamentals: Embryo Donation: In embryo donation, the offspring is conceived through a frozen embryo transfer using donated embryos.  Embryos are donated via contract law. Offspring carry the genetics of the […]

I don’t know anyone who’s done embryo donation.  What do I need to know?

Does embryo donation feel like a totally new concept to you? You’re not alone. While this option made up 63% of all embryo transfer cycles in 2020, it is discussed much less frequently than IVF cycles or cycles using donor eggs or donor sperm.  Yet, donor embryo cycles are becoming a popular choice for many […]