Infertility Canada

Calgary Fertility Clinic Reverses No 'Rainbow Families' Policy

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 07.30.2014 | Canada Alberta

A private fertility clinic in Calgary has backpedalled on its reported no "rainbow families" policy, and stance against using donors that do not match...

Calgary Fertility Clinic Restricts Donations Based On Ethnicity

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 07.28.2014 | Canada Living

A single woman sought in vitro fertilization treatments from Calgary's sole private fertility clinic last March, but tells the Calgary Herald she was ...

Canadians Pay Egg Donors On The Grey Market

CBC | Posted 05.26.2014 | Canada Living

It’s been illegal for 10 years in Canada to buy sperm or ova, but Radio-Canada’s investigative program Enquête has learned that some clinics and ...

I'm Fertile. I Want to Adopt. Don't Call Me a Baby Thief

The Purple Fig | Posted 04.08.2013 | Canada Living
The Purple Fig

I want to adopt our second child. But then, I got this question: "Why would you want to steal a baby from a family that can't have children?" It had never crossed my mind that we were in competition against infertile families. I believe that the private Canadian adoption system has lost sight of what is paramount to the process: the needs of the children who need forever families. There has been a clear shift away from this goal towards fulfilling the desires of parents who are unable to conceive.

Cross-Border Egg Shopping

CBC | Posted 06.22.2012 | Canada Living

Canadian couples with fertility problems can buy frozen eggs online from U.S. egg banks and have them shipped to clinics here, thanks to advances in r...