Talking about the B word? (That’s babies, by the way)

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If you’re considering which path to take to becoming a same-sex parenting dream team – this is a good place to start BY BIRMINGHAM LGBT For some couples consisting of two LBQ+ women, starting a family may be a topic that is frequently discussed. Still, deciding which route to take in order to achieve this [….]

Thinking of starting a family using donor sperm?

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Cryos International’s Milagros Ruete answers the question: how to get fertility treatment with donor sperm in a UK-based clinic BY CRYOS INTERNATIONAL Cryos – International Sperm & Egg Bank helps women, of all sexualities, to have a child. In this blog, clinic account manager Milagros Ruete answers the frequently asked question: how to get fertility [….]

Chloë Davies: “As LGBTQIA people, we often have to edit ourselves – never more so than in the workplace”

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MyGwork’s Chloë Davies aims to improve workplace equality for all Photo by Getty: Chloë Davies with Pierre and Adrien Gaubert, co-founders of myGwork MyGwork, the online LGBT+ Business community for LGBT+ professionals, graduates, inclusive employers and anyone who believes in workplace equality welcomes Chloë Davies as their new Head of Partnerships! A proud bisexual woman, [….]

How to tell your child about being donor-conceived

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Cryos sperm bank offer their top tips to help your kids understand their own story BY CRYOS INTERNATIONAL It can be difficult to answer the questions that most children have about how they came into the world, perhaps more so when your child was conceived through a donor. Their story is different and so here, [….]

The key to making the right decision about your sperm donor

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Basic profile? Extended profile? Anonymous or known? BY CRYOS INTERNATIONAL Choosing to use a sperm donor is a big decision – therefore, there are a lot of things to consider. Questions like, ‘How much information about the donor should we be able to provide our child with in the future?’ are not uncommon. In order [….]

One from the vaults: Growing up under Section 28

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Thirty years since the introduction of Section 28, Danielle Mustarde looks back at her school days under the amendment 🍎 BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE Section 28 of the Local Government Act 1988 was a controversial amendment to the UK’s Local Government Act 1986, enacted on 24 May 1988 and repealed on 21 June 2000 in Scotland, and on [….]

IUI fertility treatment – what is it and is it for you?

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A type of fertility treatment, IUI (intrauterine insemination) is commonly used for women who are using donated sperm in treatment BY UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON HOSPITAL An option often chosen by same-sex couples and single women, here the University Of College London share a little of their expertise on IUI fertility treatment… What is IUI? IUI [….]