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The practice of bearing a child for another person or couple. In gestational (also known as 'full' or 'host') surrogacy, the surrogate carries an embryo conceived through IVF. In traditional (also known as 'partial' or 'straight') surrogacy, the surrogate's own egg is fertilised with the intended father's sperm.

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Book Review: Robo-Babies 6 September 2021 Review
Book Review: (M)otherhood – On the choices of being a woman 23 August 2021 Review
Film Review: The Surrogate 9 August 2021 Review
Israel will allow same sex couples to access surrogacy 19 July 2021 News
Book Review: The Mother Project – Making it to parenthood the (very) long way round 12 July 2021 Review
Podcast Review: Heart and Soul – Creating life after death 5 July 2021 Review
Surrogacy law change: The UK needs to look across the pond 28 June 2021 Comment
How many is too many in surrogacy? Who is thinking about the children? 14 June 2021 Comment
Theatre Review: From Me to Us 7 June 2021 Review
Reforming the Law on Surrogacy: Reflections on the APPG on Surrogacy Report and Law Commission's Consultation Paper 1 June 2021 Comment
Surrogacy and the COVID-19 vaccine – a UK perspective 24 May 2021 Comment
US citizenship now granted to babies born abroad via IVF and surrogacy 24 May 2021 News
Surrogacy couple win court costs after challenging hotel quarantine 4 May 2021 News
Event Review: Cambridge Festival – We are family 19 April 2021 Review
TV Review: The Surrogates 19 April 2021 Review
Podcast Review: Making Babies – Surrogacy – what, why, how, who, where? 29 March 2021 Review
Russian State Duma proposes bill restricting surrogacy... again 15 March 2021 Comment
Widower claims surrogacy costs at the High Court 8 March 2021 News
New York legalises commercial surrogacy 22 February 2021 News
Celebrity scandal exposes surrogacy discontent in China 25 January 2021 News
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