Topic: IVF

Motherhood After 50 Is Possible If You Have All Of The Money

Motherhood After 50 Is Possible If You Have All Of The Money

In today’s New York Post, a 51-year-old single publicist in New York City has an essay discussing her choice to get pregnant at a later age. She is currently pregnant with her second child. She also has a 2-year-old daughter, who was born when Kahn was 49. She is super psyched for herself, and I suppose I would be too if a big part of the rationale and defense for her pregnancy weren’t the vast resources she has to pay for it. More »

Anonymous Mom: I’m Too Selfish To Help A Fellow Infertile Couple Have Kids

 Anonymous Mom: I'm Too Selfish To Help A Fellow Infertile Couple Have Kids

I’ve used Anonymous Mom before as a vehicle to share my decision to use donor eggs in getting pregnant. I still stand by my choice 100% and I am extremely happy with my twins. Recovering from a C section and raising two babies at the same time took up the bulk of our energy and attention for the past year and a half, but once the dust settled and we found our groove as a new family, I looked at my husband and realized there was an important baby related issue we needed to address – what to do with the remaining 4 embryos. More »