Blog: All Things Conceivable

How to Prepare for Your Surrogacy Match Meeting
How to Prepare for Your Surrogacy Match Meeting
October 1st, 2019

What if I say the wrong thing? What if I ask a silly question? What do I wear? What if they don’t like me? These are the kinds of qu...

Miscarriage During a Surrogate Pregnancy
Miscarriage During a Surrogate Pregnancy
September 25th, 2019

Did you know that approximately 10% of pregnancies end in miscarriage? Even if you have never experienced a miscarriage yourself, it’s pretty likely that you know someone who has. Since th...

Surrogacy Termination and Selective Reduction
Surrogacy Termination and Selective Reduction
September 18th, 2019

As a woman interested in becoming a surrogate, also known as a gestational carrier, you have likely seen mentions of “selective reduction” on agency applications or online research. Perhaps you have...

Being a Surrogate for a Gay Couple: An Interview with ConceiveAbilities Surrogate, Samantha
Being a Surrogate for a Gay Couple: An Interview with ConceiveAbilities Surrogate, Samantha
September 4th, 2019

Samantha knew from the very start that she wanted to carry for an LGBT family. Inspired by witnessing her sister-in-law's struggle to have a child, Samantha applied to ConceiveAbilities surrogacy ...

Being a Surrogate Mother for a Gay Couple: An Interview with ConceiveAbilities Surrogate, Natalia
Being a Surrogate Mother for a Gay Couple: An Interview with ConceiveAbilities Surrogate, Natalia
August 30th, 2019

Meet Natalia ConceiveAbilities Surrogate, Natalia lives in Kansas with her husband and two children. She describes herself as a quiet person, who doesn't necessarily talk a lot but who likes ...

Can You Become a Surrogate If You Are Single?
Can You Become a Surrogate If You Are Single?
August 28th, 2019

Is it possible to be single and become a surrogate? Yes, single mothers can absolutely become gestational carriers. So, you are considering becoming a gestational surrogate but are wondering if ...

Why is BMI an Important Requirement for Surrogates?
Why is BMI an Important Requirement for Surrogates?
August 14th, 2019

A term you’re likely to see come up as you take a deeper dive into requirements for surrogates is “BMI,” or “body mass index.” With so much information at hand, ques...

Building a Surrogacy Support System
Building a Surrogacy Support System
August 7th, 2019

Surrogacy is a powerfully selfless act, but it is not a solo journey. If you’re considering becoming a surrogate mother, a paramount aspect to consider is your support system. Wh...

Medication Use During Pregnancy
Medication Use During Pregnancy
April 9th, 2019

A very common concern when pregnant is around medication use during pregnancy. Especially if you’ve just found out you are pregnant, you may wonder what medication is safe to ta...

Advanced Surrogacy Definitions: A Complete Glossary
Advanced Surrogacy Definitions: A Complete Glossary
March 15th, 2019

The world of surrogacy is a complex process that includes many moving pieces. While a reputable agency will ensure that you have a support team available to answer questions and ...