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The Road From Paralysis To Motherhood

Rachelle Friedman | Posted 07.31.2014 | Impact
Rachelle Friedman

The main question I think many people have is: "Can someone with paralysis have sex, conceive, and have a healthy pregnancy?" The answer is yes to all of the above. But, over the past four years, I have come to learn more about my unique circumstances as a result of my injury.

Shifting Borders, Shifting Dreams

Jason Howe | Posted 04.05.2014 | Parents
Jason Howe

If parenthood in general isn't for the faint of heart, surrogacy can be harrowing. When we began our journey, few resources existed to help or inform.

WATCH: Two Soon-To-Be Gay Dads Discuss Their Journey To Fatherhood

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 04.16.2013 | Gay Voices

Josh and Matt first met outside of the musical "Hairspray." After a second chance meeting a few months later at a mutual friend's birthday party, they...

The Greatest Man I Never Knew: An Open Letter to My 'Dad'

Victor M. Feraru | Posted 02.10.2013 | College
Victor M. Feraru

Other men in my life had taught me that walking away from responsibilities is to be expected. You have taught me that honor, love, persistence, patience and commitment are some of the traits that make a man a man.

Is Surrogacy on Its Way to Becoming 'The New Normal'?

Fred Silberberg | Posted 08.20.2012 | Parents
Fred Silberberg

Understanding surrogacy's legal structure and its step-by-step process can help make the process more manageable and allow parents-to-be to realize the joy which surrogacy can bring.

WATCH: Mother And Gestational Surrogate Both Pregnant With Twins

The Huffington Post | Ileana Llorens | Posted 05.14.2012 | Parents

After trying to get pregnant for nearly a decade, Misty Baker finally got her wish: She's having twins. But her friend and gestational surrogate, ...

Life Changing News For 'Giuliana And Bill'

Posted 04.25.2012 | TV

Giuliana and Bill Rancic received some big news, and this time it was great news. The couple has been dealing with the news and treatment of Giuliana'...

Surrogate Mother Of 15: 'I'm Retiring My Uterus'

The Huffington Post | Jessica Samakow | Posted 04.11.2012 | Parents

Forty-seven-year-old Meredith Olafson, of North Dakota, gave birth to her 15th baby on March 29th. But don't chalk her up to Duggar status just yet --...

Moms and Dads Spring Open Gender Traps

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 06.05.2012 | Parents
Dr. Peggy Drexler

A gay man can grin and say ironically, "I'm a really good mother," which may mean that he performs the daily child care in his home, but his comment does not define him as a mom. Nor is a lesbian who coaches her son's hockey team a father. Both are just doing what parents do.

Why The Newest Octomom Is So Controversial

AP | By ALEXA OLESEN | Posted 02.29.2012 | Parents

BEIJING -- The photo was undeniably cute: a studio portrait of eight babies in identical onesies and perky white cotton hats, sporting an array of exp...

One Surrogate's Nightmare

The Huffington Post | Jessica Samakow | Posted 12.26.2011 | Parents

Carrie Mathews, a mom of four from Colorado said she loved being pregnant. She wanted to help another family who couldn't otherwise have kids and deci...

In The Age Of Alternative Reproduction, Who Are A Child's Parents?

Liz Mandarano | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Liz Mandarano

Whether you like it or not, families created through alternative reproductive methods are on the rise. States must acknowledge this trend and instead of seeking to prevent their use should enact legislation.

An Interview With Surrogates Star Devin Ratray

Jeff Rivera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jeff Rivera

Egg Donation Is On The Rise, Another Sign Of Hard Times

Wall Street Journal | MELINDA BECK | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Here's another sign of the tough economic times: Some clinics are reporting a surge in the number of women applying to donate eggs or serve as surroga...

First Time Novelist Breaks All Rules with a Winner

Cynthia Kling | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Cynthia Kling

"How Far is the Ocean from Here," by Amy Shearn has to be the weirdest, funniest saddest road novel I've ever read. A single 20-something agrees to surrogate for a pair of cozy yuppies.

More Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Please

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Her performance was so strong and so well focused that it would be foolish not to immediately send her out on the campaign trail and/or to as many television interviews as she can squeeze into her schedule.

Marc Cooper

Bill Clinton: Super Surrogate

HuffingtonPost.com | Marc Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Boulder City, Nevada-- When it came to crunch time earlier this month during the Iowa caucuses and New Hampshire primary, Hillary Clinton called out a...