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By Joy of Life / February 4, 2019

THE ULTIMATE MODERN FAMILY STORY: A Same-Sex Couple Finally Gets Their Son Via IVF

Joy of Life took advantage of the growth of industry to improve the company's business, hoping to bring more high-quality services to both intended parents and surrogates.

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By Joy of Life / February 3, 2019

What You Need to Know About the Surrogacy Contract

Joy of Life took advantage of the growth of industry to improve the company's business, hoping to bring more high-quality services to both intended parents and surrogates.

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By Joy of Life / February 3, 2019

SURROGATE MOTHERHOOD – A Surrogate Mother’s Real Story

While it is an incredible gift to enable people to become parents by helping them create a family, becoming a surrogate is a big decision. To anyone who has not had any direct experience with it, surrogacy can be a completely alien concept.

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By Joy of Life / January 3, 2019

Tips to meet the health requirements of surrogacy

Every woman considering surrogacy must meet certain health requirements in order to become a surrogate mother. These requirements are important to ensure the safety of the prospective surrogate and the safety of the embryo and baby.

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By Joy of Life / January 3, 2019

Four Ways to Enjoy the Holiday Season When You’re Pregnant

The upcoming holiday season must make you feel extra excited when you are pregnant. You will have a lot of things to pay attention to during the holidays, because it not only facilitates a more enjoyable holiday but can also be good for your baby.

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By Joy of Life / January 3, 2019

Artificial Insemination Can Bring A New Baby to Your Family

When intended families choose surrogacy to solve their fertility problems, artificial insemination is a very common method. Clinics use it to achieve fertilization. Understanding what it is and how it works will give both intended families and surrogate mothers a good place to begin a conversation with a fertility expert.

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By Joy of Life / December 3, 2018

3 Tips to Improve Egg Quality for Pregnancy or IVF

Egg quality is one of the most important factors in determining a woman’s fertility. Improving egg quality can be a vital part of a preparation process. Fortunately, there are plenty of things that can be done to improve egg quality.

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By Joy of Life / December 3, 2018

5 Ways to Increase IVF Success for Women

IVF has gradually become a more common option for couples with fertility problems to have their own baby. With the development of this technology, most people think that its success rate can reach 100%. However, that is not always the case.

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By Joy of Life / October 23, 2018

Top 5 Myths and facts about surrogacy

Surrogacy, as a new option for couples with pregnancy problems, has become popular around the world. But there is still a lot of misunderstanding and a lot of myths on this topic.

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By Joy of Life / October 22, 2018

7 Steps in the Surrogacy Medical Process

It seems that the process of surrogacy is quite simple. However, to guarantee the safety of both surrogate and fetus, both sides need to prepare a lot. In order for the whole process to go smoothly, the surrogate mother must make full preparation. In this article, we give an overview of the surrogacy medical process.

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By Joy of Life / July 26, 2018

Stories Behind the Celebrities Who Used Surrogates

Nowadays, there are more and more celebrities surrogates in reality, especially using gestational surrogacy. Gestational surrogacy refers to the arrangement in which a woman carries a baby for another family.

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By Joy of Life / July 26, 2018

Tips to Keep Cool During A Summer Pregnancy

Summer pregnancies already come with plenty of complications: Excess sweating, dehydration, and general depression can all result from being too hot and uncomfortable. If you are pregnant this summer, try these tips to help you keep your cool.

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By Joy of Life / July 16, 2018

Traditional Surrogacy vs. Gestational Surrogacy

A baby is one the most wonderful miracles in life. However, there are still many people who cannot conceive. According to recent reports, 10%-15% of couples deal with infertility every year.

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By Joy of Life / July 16, 2018

What are the requirements to be a surrogate mother?

surrogate mother requirements By definition, becoming a surrogate mother means carrying a child on behalf of another woman.

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By Joy of Life / July 10, 2018

How to Deal with Morning Sickness during your pregnancy?

Morning sickness (nausea, nausea/vomiting of pregnancy [NVP], pregnancy sickness) affects around 80% of all pregnant women. In some studies, the results indicate that having morning sickness can be a sign of a heathy pregnancy and a lower chance of miscarriage.

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By Joy of Life / April 26, 2018

Packed Lunch and Snack Ideas for Work Days – A Surrogate Mother’s Guide

For pregnant working women, eating properly and staying healthy while working is vital. Food options for pregnant women should provide ample amounts of protein, carbohydrates, healthy types of fat, vitamins, and minerals to maintain pregnancy fitness.

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By Joy of Life / April 26, 2018

New Dad Checklist: Are You Ready for Your New Baby?

For every intended parent journeying through a surrogate pregnancy, waiting for the arrival of the newborn is exhilarating as well as stressful. Therefore, Joy of Life will help new dads better prepare themselves for the surrogate baby from both a practical and an emotional perspective.

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By Joy of Life / April 26, 2018

Pregnancy Fitness: Your Best Moves Before Baby Arrives

Pregnancy Fitness – It’s important to keep moving: Pregnant women who exercise have less back pain, more energy, a better body image and post-delivery, a faster return to their pre-pregnancy

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By Joy of Life / March 26, 2018

7 Kinds Of Fruit That Pregnant Women Shouldn’t Eat

Summer is the season of many delicious and attractive fruits; however, pregnant women cannot eat all kinds of fruit. The following fruits easily make body hot and pregnant women should pay attention to.

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By Joy of Life / February 12, 2018

WHAT CAN I EAT?

Eating a balanced diet is one of the best things you can do for yourself and your baby. Be careful of the following foods and drinks during pregnancy.

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By Joy of Life / February 12, 2018

Things to consider when you are pregnant

There are several things you should avoid while you are pregnant. Take notice to follow this list of warnings from Joy of Life. Talk to your doctor if you need help.

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By Joy of Life / February 12, 2018

What can I do to feel better?

There are some common side effects of pregnancy. You might get frightened if you never experienced it. Don’t worry, Joy of Life here to tell you the tips on how to manage them.

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By Joy of Life / January 2, 2018

Diet and Nutrition During Pregnancy – A Surrogate Mother’s Guide

Diet and nutrition during pregnancy require wise choices for a surrogate mother. Are you prepared to make wise decisions regarding diet in pregnancy? As many other things in life, diet in pregnancy can be as complicated or as simple as you make it.

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By Joy of Life / January 2, 2018

Surrogate Pregnancy – Truly an amazing humbling experience

“At 4:31 pm I help bring a precious baby boy into the world for a family that otherwise wouldn’t have been able to". It was truly an amazing humbling experience!

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