Donor Egg Bank USA Blog

  • becoming-an-egg-donor

    A Priceless Gift: How to Make Dreams Come True as an Egg Donor

    Deciding to become an egg donor is one of the most selfless things a woman can do. You are giving something that is physically microscopic but carries with it an unimaginable weight. Something that has the beautiful ability to transform into life itself. Being an egg donor means that another woman will have the chance to become the mother she’s always dreamed of being, because of you. You are giving people the opportunity to become a family. Read the rest of this entry »
  • Our Journey to Parenthood

    Our Journey to Parenthood

    "Our journey began like so many others'.  I stopped taking the pill after my husband and I married in 2011.   But after two years of trying and six unsuccessful IUI attempts, we realized that this journey to parenthood might be longer than we thought..." Read the rest of this entry »
  • Is This Normal

    Who Is the Woman Behind the Mask?

    Your superpower may be the ability to appear like everything's under control, but inside you're probably a wreck. While dealing with infertility, every day is just another fight for normalcy. Read the rest of this entry »
  • Same-Sex Couple Pregnant

    Donor Eggs: Opening More Doors to Parenthood for Same-Sex Couples

    While the path to parenthood may not be "traditional" for gay and lesbian couples, the desire to parent is the same! There are many options available to same-sex couples who are ready to embark on their family-building journey, including donor eggs. Read the rest of this entry »
  • 5 Things to Know About Assured Refund™

    5 Things to Know About Assured Refund™

    Donor Egg Bank, a California Cryobank company, offers three financial plans, each with their own unique benefits. After comparing all three, you may think, “I just can’t see myself choosing Assured Refund- it’s too expensive!” But don’t dismiss the idea yet… Read the rest of this entry »
  • Mother snuggling with baby

    Protect Your Family with Cord Blood Banking

    While becoming a parent is perhaps the most satisfying journey imaginable, it's also one loaded with many important decisions to be made before your baby is even born -- What doctor do I choose? What donor should I use? And thanks to the miracles of modern science... should I bank my baby's cord blood? Read the rest of this entry »
  • New Year, New Beginnings

    Resolving Your Infertility in the New Year

    Whether you are still deciding if donor egg is right for you, or you are prepping for your next DEB cycle, resolving to use frozen donor egg is a major step in your infertility journey. Read the rest of this entry »
  • Open Release Donor

    What to Choose: Open Release vs. Anonymous Donors

    You’re searching the database and land on a donor you really like – she played your favorite sport as a child and her eyes remind you of your mother’s. Then you notice she is listed as an “open release donor” and your mind races – What does this mean? What am I signing up for if I choose this donor? Will the donor have access to my child’s information? Let’s explore some common questions about anonymous and open release egg donation so you can choose the best option for your family. Read the rest of this entry »
  • Is This Normal Part 2

    Is This Normal? Part 2

    In Part 1 of the Is This Normal? blog series, we learned that infertility is a tender subject, and many struggle with mixed emotions about how to communicate to someone walking that path. But what if infertility is starting to affect your relationship with your friends and family? Read the rest of this entry »
  • Our Process

    5 Things to Know About Donor Egg Pregnancy After Menopause

    Many women don't realize it's possible to have a baby after menopause. Frozen donor eggs offer a similar chance of success as it does a women in her twenties! Let's explore five (5) common questions about donor egg pregnancy and menopause. Read the rest of this entry »