surrogacy

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surrogacy

the role of a woman who is paid to bear a child by a married couple unable to have children themselves. The Surrogacy Arrangements Act 1985 as amended prohibits commercial agencies from engaging women to act as surrogate mothers. Surrogacy contracts are unenforceable and payment may only be made to the surrogate mother of reasonable expenses.
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And, ironically, What To Expect When You're Expecting is based on the book she read during the surrogate pregnancy.
But the two friends - who are paid no more than their expenses for each surrogate pregnancy - never set OUR out with the aim of avoiding all the hard work of bringing up children.
Abstract: This paper gives an overview of the global commercialised market in assisted reproduction treatment in low-resource countries in Asia and raises concerns about access and equity, the potential commercial exploitation of the bodies of subaltern women to service the demand for donated ova and surrogate pregnancy, and the need for protections through regulations.
They were among a handful of people Elton entrusted with the details of the surrogate pregnancy.
She is a part of a growing phenomenon of women who are unable to get pregnant and--facing a ban on surrogate pregnancy at home--travel thousands of miles to Ukraine to rent another woman's womb.
These procedures include the use of fertility drugs, artificial insemination, or surrogate pregnancy.
Although she'd never smoked, Wilson had been diagnosed with lung cancer about the same time Debbie began her surrogate pregnancy.
Lisa's was the first surrogate pregnancy the Princess of Wales Hospital in Bridgend had ever had so Cots ran a seminar for the midwives.