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Hearing the stories of others who have gone before can be enormously helpful. These letters have been written by parents to help would-be parents understand what thoughts and feelings they may have in coming to a decision about using donor conception.

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Personal stories

These stories are invaluable in helping to share common feelings around complex issues. Reading about how others have dealt with things is often very reassuring.

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Openness about donor conception

Why openness about donor conception is good for children and the whole family.

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Types of donors

It can be hard to understand the different kinds of donor and what the implications might be of different choices. This is here to help.

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Having a clear understanding of the law, emotional and social aspects of creating your family with the help of a surrogate is essential. The legal aspects of surrogacy in the UK will differ from countries abroad and the decisions you make will have long lasting consequences. So its important to be sure of all the details before moving ahead.

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Terminology relating to donor conception and related concepts, organisations and practices.

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