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Reasons Why Gestational Surrogacy More Popular Than Traditional Process; Surrogacy Allegedly Cash Multiplying Biz

Update Date: May 04, 2017 09:03 PM EDT

The concept of surrogacy is gradually becoming a better alternative for couples who are unable to conceive naturally, with almost all other options are closed to them. Also, get to know more about gestational surrogacy, here.

The trend for surrogacy is taking its height among common people across the world when they get to see celebrities opting for this process. For the unaware about the concept of surrogacy, it is defined as a method or simply an agreement, whereby a woman approves to carry the pregnancy for another person or persons.

Why Opt For Surrogacy?

Usually, intended parents opt for a surrogacy arrangement when pregnancy is medically not possible in any way. It is also considred when there is a high risk or unacceptable danger to the mother’s health.

Surrogacy is not only one of the best and safest options for couples who have no options left for pregnancy - even same-sex couples are following this trend these days with a sense of pride. However, here, we will get into mainly two types of surrogacies that every man and woman should know.

Why Is Gestational Surrogacy More Preferred Today?

In the process of traditional surrogacy, a woman is artificially inseminated with the father or the donor’s sperm. She develops the baby in her womb and gives it to the couple, as reported by Women’s Health.

Compared to the traditional process, gestational surrogacy is more advanced because here, the process mainly deals with in vitro fertilization (IVF). At first, the mother’s eggs are collected and fertilized by the father’s sperm and then the fertilized embryo is inserted into the surrogate’s womb (or uterus) and she carries the baby until delivery.

This method of surrogacy has been popular and preferred today because the surrogate is not the complete biological mother, as her eggs were not fertilized. The cost of gestational surrogacy varies with places but the process has become quite affordable in the last 10 years.

Surrogacy Is Already A Big Business Today And Women Are Getting Lured To It

According to Above The Law, surrogate mothers earn huge amounts and the industry standard compensation is presently in the range of $25K to $40K. In some places like California, the rates can be a little bit higher, whereas in others, it can even reach up to $500K.

Plenty of women are getting in this profession but the legal rules encircling surrogacy is not same in all the nations. Stay tuned for more updates.

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